from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- intransitive verb To form a mental picture or image of.
- intransitive verb To think or suppose; conjecture.
- intransitive verb To have a notion of or about without adequate foundation; fancy or believe.
- intransitive verb To employ the imagination.
- intransitive verb To have a belief or make a guess.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To form a mental image of; produce by the imagination; especially, to construct by the productive imagination.
- To conceive in the mind; suppose; conjecture.
- To contrive in purpose; scheme; devise.
- = Syn. 1 and 2. Surmise, Guess, etc. (see
conjecture), fancy, picture to one's self, apprehend, believe, suppose, deem. —3. To plan, frame. scheme.
- To form images or conceptions; exercise imagination.
- To suppose; fancy; think.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- intransitive verb To form images or conceptions; to conceive; to devise.
- intransitive verb To think; to suppose.
- transitive verb To form in the mind a notion or idea of; to form a mental image of; to conceive; to produce by the imagination.
- transitive verb To contrive in purpose; to scheme; to devise; to compass; to purpose. See
Compass, v. t., 5.
- transitive verb To represent to one's self; to think; to believe.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- verb transitive To form a
mental imageof something; to envisionor createsomething in one's mind.
- verb transitive To
believein something created by one's own mind.
- verb transitive To
- verb transitive To
- verb intransitive To use one's
- verb intransitive To
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- verb expect, believe, or suppose
- verb form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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Simply because in the first case you imagine that it is easy to go to the end of this plank, while in the second case you _imagine_ that you _cannot_ do so.
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Accept for her rather ... post-modern garb, that's like exactly as I imagine from the book.
David, as you can imagine, is unimpressed with this state of affairs, but still doing really rather well.
All I can imagine is that she was absolutely, positively proper not to play into any televised escalation that would not be to her benefit, but might be to ABC's.
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The only thing you can imagine is that he was talking about how big the monuments are?
Whiteness in those towels I would imagine is a mask.
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Railroad telegraphers' shorthand for "How soon can you obtain the information?" --US Railroad Association, Standard Cipher Code, 1906.
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