What is the opposite of dreamy?

Need antonyms for dreamy? Here's a list of opposite words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adjective
Opposite of given to, or indulging, in daydreaming
Adjective
Opposite of vague and unclear, as if in a dream
Adjective
Opposite of giving comfort, or calming in nature
Adjective
Opposite of pleasing to the mind or senses
Adjective
Opposite of idealistic or romantic in one's perception of something, at times overly so
Adjective
Opposite of not paying attention to something
“I felt we had the makings of a perfect match because she was so attentive to my needs.”
Adjective
(unpleasant) Opposite of pleasing to the mind or senses
more ❯
“The room was filled with an unpleasant smell of cold cigarette smoke, of left-overs from lunch, and of fusty moldering stuff.”
Adjective
(disagreeable) Opposite of pleasing to the mind or senses
Adjective
Opposite of existing only in the imagination
Adjective
Opposite of showing no interest, vigor, determination, or enthusiasm
Adjective
Opposite of idealistic or romantic in one's perception of something
“A dogface who waded ashore at Normandy and fought at the Battle of Bastogne gives us with realistic detail a horrifying sense of the firefight.”
Adjective
Opposite of idealistic or romantic in one's perception of something, at times overly so
Adjective
Opposite of causing, feeling, or expressing regret, bitterness or sorrow
Adjective
Opposite of denotes a sense of awesomeness, remarkableness, or extraordinariness
“It was certainly an awful experience to have to go through.”
Adjective
(colloquial) Opposite of pleasing or delightful to the eye or mind
“It is difficult to fathom his unpleasant and misplaced sense of humor.”
Adjective
(of a person) Opposite of not concentrating or thinking clearly
“Our hiring criteria states that we need an employee who is self-motivated, organized, and a team player.”
Adjective
Opposite of providing perfect happiness or great joy
Adjective
Opposite of of a very high standard
Adjective
Opposite of absorbed in thought
Superficial thinkers see little and blame, while deep thinkers see much and commend.”
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing no intelligence or interest
Adjective
Opposite of causing, or tending to cause, sleep or sleepiness
Adjective
Opposite of feeling or expressing overwhelming happiness or joyful excitement
Adjective
Opposite of promoting calm or inducing sleep
Adjective
Opposite of absent-minded, troubled, distracted
Adjective
Opposite of effusive and often emotional
Adjective
Opposite of having the appearance of being in deep thought
“There is no explicit framework that systematizes the main contributions that amount to formulate this normative character of our situated unreflective behavior.”
Adjective
Opposite of conducive to relaxation
“It was a stressful exercise, but that's nothing out of the ordinary for me because I thrive on it.”
Adjective
Opposite of absent-minded
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
6-letter Words Starting With
Find Antonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021