Definitions for VISIONˈvɪʒ ən

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. vision(noun)

    a vivid mental image

    "he had a vision of his own death"

  2. sight, vision, visual sense, visual modality(noun)

    the ability to see; the visual faculty

  3. vision, visual sensation(noun)

    the perceptual experience of seeing

    "the runners emerged from the trees into his clear vision"; "he had a visual sensation of intense light"

  4. imagination, imaginativeness, vision(noun)

    the formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses

    "popular imagination created a world of demons"; "imagination reveals what the world could be"

  5. vision(noun)

    a religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance

    "he had a vision of the Virgin Mary"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. vision(Noun)

    The sense or ability of sight.

  2. vision(Noun)

    Something imaginary one thinks one sees.

    He tried drinking from the pool of water, but realized it was only a vision.

  3. vision(Noun)

    An ideal or a goal toward which one aspires.

    He worked tirelessly toward his vision of world peace.

  4. vision(Noun)

    A religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance.

    He had a vision of the Virgin Mary.

  5. vision(Noun)

    A person or thing of extraordinary beauty.

  6. vision(Verb)

    To imagine something as if it were to be true.

  7. Origin: From visio, noun of action from the perfect passive participle visus, from the verb videre + action noun suffix -io.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Vision

    the act of seeing external objects; actual sight

  2. Vision

    the faculty of seeing; sight; one of the five senses, by which colors and the physical qualities of external objects are appreciated as a result of the stimulating action of light on the sensitive retina, an expansion of the optic nerve

  3. Vision

    that which is seen; an object of sight

  4. Vision

    especially, that which is seen otherwise than by the ordinary sight, or the rational eye; a supernatural, prophetic, or imaginary sight; an apparition; a phantom; a specter; as, the visions of Isaiah

  5. Vision

    hence, something unreal or imaginary; a creation of fancy

  6. Vision(verb)

    to see in a vision; to dream

  7. Origin: [OE. visioun, F. vision, fr. L. visio, from videre, visum, to see: akin to Gr. to see, I know, and E. wit. See Wit, v., and cf. Advice, Clairvoyant, Envy, Evident, Provide, Revise, Survey, View, Visage, Visit.]

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  1. Vision

    The Vision is the name of a number of fictional characters, each superheroes, that appear in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The Vision is an android and a member of the Avengers.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'VISION' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2391

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'VISION' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4450

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'VISION' in Nouns Frequency: #967


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