never in (one's) wildest dreams

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never in (one's) wildest dreams

Not in any point in time that one has ever imagined. Never in my wildest dreams did I think that someday I'd be living in Paris!
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never in your wildest dreams

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not in your wildest dreams

If you say that never in your wildest dreams or not in your wildest dreams could you imagine a particular thing, you mean that you are very surprised by how good it is. We were told we could expect a substantial win but never in my wildest dreams could I have thought it would be more than £1 million. Not even in our wildest dreams did we think we would sell every seat for the entire season.
See also: dream, never, wild

never in your wildest dreams

used to emphasize that something is beyond the scope of your imagination.
1996 Daily Star Never in his wildest dreams did he think the cheers were to welcome the opening goal of a match.
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ICS Awards never in my wildest dreams When i read Daniel Day-Lewis written in his category sabi ko uy panalo na ko.
Never in my wildest dreams would I think that in this day and age that we would have such discrimination toward one another.
In his comments to the group, Parker stated "When I started all this in 1978, never in my wildest dreams did I imagine that California would be making the quality of Pinot Noir it has been producing for the past decade.
I never in my wildest dreams would believe that anyone would actually believe I actually killed my children.
Never in my wildest dreams did I believe America would see this day.
But never in my wildest dreams did I think it would grow this fast and get this big.
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