the man/woman/thing of (one's) dreams

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the man/woman/thing of (one's) dreams

The ideal person or thing that one has been hoping or longing for. When discussing a person, it refers to an ideal romantic partner. I never expected to get married again, but meeting the man of my dreams completely changed my mind. I can't turn down this offer—it's the job of my dreams!
See also: dream, man, of, thing, woman

the man

verb
See man
See also: man
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You're moving too fast, like a Video Star, you're moving too fast for me,' he sings, recounting the difficulty of keeping up with the woman of his dreams.
But when Baby meets the woman of his dreams in waitress Deborah (Lily James), Baby begins to contemplate a clean break from crime, especially as a new heist on the horizon threatens to overturn his life, love and freedom.
The show aims to help one lucky man find the woman of his dreams.
He's a naive loner who often drifts off into a fantasy world and imagines seducing the woman of his dreams, Helen Greenwood.
Hopeless Mark (David Mitchell, above right with Webb) is still trying to win the woman of his dreams.
Meanwhile, Mark's job and love life hang in the balance, so he makes an audacious attempt to win the woman of his dreams.
Channel 4, 10pm Mark is intent on winning the woman of his dreams, regardless of the fact that she already has a husband, and goes to some extraordinary lengths to do so - including a joint trip to the skin clinic for mole-mapping.
A MUSICIAN who set up camp on a beach after being thrown out by his wife claims he has met the woman of his dreams.
But when he realised he would never find the woman of his dreams among his social circle, he began a controversial experiment: to train up a young orphan girl - or two - to be his perfect wife.
But Harry isn't the type of guy to give up without a fight - in fact, he decides to get into one just to impress the woman of his dreams.
Darren may have bagged the woman of his dreams in Nancy.
Teacher Paul Graham took centre stage on Sunday when he got down on one knee and proposed to the woman of his dreams in front of over 27,000 fans who watched the goalless draw between Birmingham City and Liverpool.
The Shangri-La Code" is another of Fritz Galt's 'Brad West' novels, following Brad's tumultuous romance with the Chinese woman of his dreams, May.
Meanwhile, Sock meets the woman of his dreams - but she quickly turns into a nightmare by turning out to be a succubus, who steals a year of his life for just one paltry snog.
Freeman is spot on as the mildly miserable type whose fascination with the perfect woman of his dreams drives him to obsession with sleep, while Cruz is mainly called on to simply be beautiful as the beguiling woman of those dreams.