— (adjective) In our list of most interesting words, woolgathering is the sweetest humane type of torture. It is defined by the indulgence in idle daydreaming. We are extremely pleased to know there is such a word for this phenomenon. Woolgathering is the most delicious intellectual experience we submit ourselves to. Do not feel guilty for falling into an infinite trance about your loved one or life. Seek refuge in your imagination, nobody can interfere there.