a vivid mental image
"he had a vision of his own death"
sight, vision, visual sense, visual modality(noun)
the ability to see; the visual faculty
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"
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"
a religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance
"he had a vision of the Virgin Mary"
The sense or ability of sight.
Something imaginary one thinks one sees.
He tried drinking from the pool of water, but realized it was only a vision.
An ideal or a goal toward which one aspires.
He worked tirelessly toward his vision of world peace.
A religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance.
He had a vision of the Virgin Mary.
A person or thing of extraordinary beauty.
To imagine something as if it were to be true.
Origin: From visio, noun of action from the perfect passive participle visus, from the verb videre + action noun suffix -io.
the act of seeing external objects; actual sight
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
that which is seen; an object of sight
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
hence, something unreal or imaginary; a creation of fancy
to see in a vision; to dream
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.]
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.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
vizh′un, n. the act or sense of seeing: sight: anything seen: anything imagined to be seen: a divine revelation: an apparition: anything imaginary.—v.t. to see as a vision: to present as in a vision.—n. (Scot.) Visie (viz′i), a close look at anything.—adj. Vis′ional, pertaining to a vision, not real.—adv. Vis′ionally.—n. Vis′ionariness.—adj. Vis′ionary, affected by visions: apt to see visions, imaginative: existing in imagination only: not real.—n. one who sees visions: one who forms impracticable schemes.—adj. Vis′ioned (rare), inspired so as to see visions: seen in a vision, spectral.—n. Vis′ionist, a visionary person, one who believes in visions.—adj. Vis′ionless, destitute of vision.—Beatific vision (see Beatify); Centre, Point, of vision, the position from which anything is observed, or represented as being seen. [Fr.,—L. visio, visionis—vidēre, visum, to see; cf. Gr. idein, Eng. wit.]
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British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'VISION' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2391
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'VISION' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4450
Rank popularity for the word 'VISION' in Nouns Frequency: #967
The numerical value of VISION in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of VISION in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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- ви́зия, зре́ниеBulgarian
- visió, vistaCatalan, Valencian
- vidění, vidina, vize, zrakCzech
- Vision, Sicht, Sehkraft, TraumbildGerman
- όραμα, όρασηGreek
- visión, vistaSpanish
- nägemus, ilmutus, nägemineEstonian
- بینایی, چشم انداز, بینش, دیدPersian
- näky, kangastus, näkö, visio, näkökyky, näköaisti, ilmestys, haaveFinnish
- apparition, vue, vision, aspirationFrench
- radharcScottish Gaelic
- visión, vistaGalician
- képzeletbeli, látomásHungarian
- vista, visioneItalian
- 目標, 幻覚, 展望, 啓示, 視覚, 幻視, ビジョンJapanese
- წარმოდგენა, მხედველობა, ხილვაGeorgian
- 시각, 시력Korean
- somnium, visioLatin
- гле́дање, вид, привиде́ние, ви́зијаMacedonian
- droombeeld, visioen, kijk, geestesverschijning, zicht, visie, gezichtsvermogenDutch
- åpenbaring, visjonNorwegian
- wzrok, wizja, widzeniePolish
- objetivo, visão, vistaPortuguese
- vedere, obiectiv, vedenie, viziune, aparițieRomanian
- ви́дение, виде́ние, зре́ние, привиде́ниеRussian
- вид, vidSerbo-Croatian
- vision, hägring, synSwedish
- taswira, kizuka, jazandaSwahili
- భ్రమ, దర్శనం, దృష్టిTelugu
- اولین مقصدUrdu
- thị giácVietnamese
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