• The image-making power of the mind; the act of mentally creating or reproducing an object not previously perceived; the ability to create such images.
  • Particularly, construction of false images; fantasizing.
  • Creativity; resourcefulness.
  • A mental image formed by the action of the imagination as a faculty; something imagined.


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  • From Middle English ymaginacioun, from Old French imaginacion, ymaginacion, from Latin imāginātiō.

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