Word Nerds 2.12

Word: reverie

Source: Look Who’s Back, Timur Vermes, page 25

Context: “Although I had never been one for hunting – on the contrary, I had always looked upon it rather critically – at that moment I was gripped by the desire to flee this unfamiliar environment and roam the countryside with a dog at my heels, observing at close proximity the comings and goings of the natural world… I snapped out of my reverie.”

Dictionary Definition: “a state of being pleasantly lost in one’s thoughts; a daydream.”

Ammon Definition: daydreaming

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