Definitions for mind's eye

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mind's eye(noun)

    the imaging of remembered or invented scenes

    "I could see her clearly in my mind's eye"

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  1. Mind's eye

    The phrase "mind's eye" refers to the human ability for visualization, i.e., for the experiencing of visual mental imagery; in other words, one's ability to "see" things with the mind.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Harry Emerson Fosdick:

    Hold a picture of yourself long and steadily enough in your mind's eye, and you will be drawn toward it.

  2. Nadine Gordimer:

    The gap between the committed and the indifferent is a Sahara whose faint trails, followed by the mind's eye only, fade out in sand.

  3. Edward Hoagland:

    City people try to buy time as a rule, when they can, whereas country people are prepared to kill time, although both try to cherish in their mind's eye the notion of a better life ahead.

  4. Sigurlina Ingvarsdottir:

    The movies were videocaptured the late '70s and early '80s, a lot has happened in terms of bringing rich visuals, but I think that when you see them, this is how you see the movie in your mind's eye.

  5. Harry Emerson Fosdick:

    Hold a picture of yourself long and steadily enough in your mind's eye and you will be drawn toward it. Picture yourself vividly as winning and that alone will contribute immeasurably to success. Great living starts with a picture, held in your imagination, of what you would like to do or be.

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