imagine, conceive of, ideate, envisage(verb)
form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case
"Can you conceive of him as the president?"
To conceive or see something within one's mind. To imagine or envision.
From the very dawn of existence the infant must envisage self, and body acting on self. uE000202275uE001 McCosh.
Origin: From envisager, from en + visage; see visage.
to look in the face of; to apprehend; to regard
Origin: [F. envisager; pref. en- (L. in) + visage face, visage. See Visage.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
en-viz′āj, v.t. to face: to consider.—n. Envis′agement. [Fr. envisager—en, and visage, the visage.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'envisage' in Verbs Frequency: #759
The numerical value of envisage in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of envisage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1