Definition of Dreamtime

1. Proper noun. (Australian Aboriginal mythology) The time of the creation of the world, by the ancestors out of their own essence. ¹



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Definition of Dreamtime

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Dreamtime

dreaming track
dreamingly
dreamings
dreamland
dreamlands
dreamless
dreamlessly
dreamlessness
dreamlessnesses
dreamlike
dreamlikeness
dreams
dreamscape
dreamscapes
dreamt
dreamtime (current term)
dreamtimes
dreamward
dreamware
dreamwork
dreamworld
dreamworlds
dreamwrapt
dreamy state
dreap
dreaped
dreaping
dreaps
drear

Literary usage of Dreamtime

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Australia by Dan Colwell (2000)
"Every rock, creek, animal and bird is part of what is known as the dreamtime, a complex vision of the world which has profound spiritual, artistic and ..."

2. Finding Utopiaby Paul Sutherland by Paul Sutherland (2006)
"Page Twenty-Six DREAMLAND To the Aboriginal People, dreamtime is the "time before time" or the "time when all things were created." The beautiful world the ..."

3. The Arenaby Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1895)
"The work is appropriately divided into four parts, corresponding to the seasons: I. Springtime: dreamtime ; 2. Summer: Awakening; 3. ..."

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