dreamchild

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Dream + child.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɹim.tʃaɪld/

Noun[edit]

dreamchild (plural dreamchildren)

  1. An imaginary child representing a concept, usually personifying a puerile or puellile ideal.
  2. A child who is not physically extant, due to being dead or for not having been born.