What does the word reverie mean?

Usage examples for reverie

  1. Valerie saw him off in the morning: the two had all day to think upon their state; his home- coming at even delivered a perfect reverie. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  2. It was so sharp a motion that he started instantly from his reverie to meet it, but his alacrity was mechanical. – The Coast of Chance by Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain