Hopeful vs Dreamy - What's the difference?

hopeful | dreamy |


As adjectives the difference between hopeful and dreamy

is that hopeful is feeling hope while dreamy is as in a dream; resembling a dream.

As a noun hopeful

is somebody who is hoping for success or victory.

hopeful

English

Alternative forms

* hopefull (archaic)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Feeling hope.
  • I have been very hopeful .
    I am hopeful that I will recover from the disease.
  • Inspiring hope.
  • Antonyms

    * hopeless * desperate * dejected

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Somebody who is hoping for success or victory.
  • Several presidential hopefuls are campaigning in New Hampshire this week.

    dreamy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • As in a dream; resembling a dream.
  • (colloquial) sexy; handsome; attractive
  • I love the doctor in that American TV show: he is so dreamy !
  • having a pleasant or romantic atmosphere