Imagination

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Imagination->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ imagination
imagination
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ originality
originality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ invention
invention
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ fancy
fancy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inspiration
inspiration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ verve
verve
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ warm imagination
warm imagination
heated imagination
excited imagination
sanguine imagination
ardent imagination
fiery imagination
boiling imagination
wild imagination
bold imagination
daring imagination
playful imagination
lively imagination
fertile imagination
fancy
=>mind's eye
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ mind's eye
mind's eye
=>such stuff as dreams are made of
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ such stuff as dreams are made of
such stuff as dreams are made of
=>(Tempest)
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ideality
ideality
idealism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ romanticism
romanticism
utopianism
castle-building
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ dreaming
dreaming
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ phrensy
phrensy
frenzy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ecstasy
ecstasy
extasy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ calenture
calenture
&c.(delirium) 503
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ reverie
reverie
trance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ day dream
day dream
golden dream
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ somnambulism
somnambulism
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ conception
conception
Vorstellung
excogitation
=>a fine frenzy
a fine frenzy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ cloudland
cloudland
dreamland
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ flight of fancy
flight of fancy
fumes of fancy
=>thick coming fancies
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ thick coming fancies
thick coming fancies
=>(Macbeth)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ creation of the brain
creation of the brain
coinage of the brain
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ imagery
imagery
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ conceit
conceit
maggot
figment
myth
dream
vision
shadow
chimera
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ phantasm
phantasm
phantasy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ fantasy
fantasy
fancy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ whim
whim
whimsey
whimsy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ vagary
vagary
rhapsody
romance
gest
geste
extravaganza
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ air drawn dagger
air drawn dagger
bugbear
nightmare
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ flying Dutchman
flying Dutchman
great sea serpent
man in the moon
castle in the air
chateau en Espagne
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Utopia
Utopia
Atlantis
happy valley
millennium
fairyland
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ land of Prester John
land of Prester John
kindgom of Micomicon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ work of fiction
work of fiction
&c.(novel) 594
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Arabian nights
Arabian nights
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ le pot au lait
le pot au lait
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ dream of Alnashar
dream of Alnashar
&c.(hope) 858
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ illusion
illusion
&c.(error) 495
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ phantom
phantom
&c.(fallacy of vision) 443
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ Fata Morgana
Fata Morgana
&c.(ignis fatuus) 423
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ vapor
vapor
&c.(cloud) 353
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ stretch of the imagination
stretch of the imagination
&c.(exaggeration) 549
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ mythogenesis
mythogenesis
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ idealist
idealist
romanticist
visionary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ mopus
mopus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ romancer
romancer
dreamer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ somnambulist
somnambulist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ rhapsodist
rhapsodist
&c.(fanatic) 504
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ castle-builder
castle-builder
fanciful projector
PARAG:Imagination->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ imagine
imagine
fancy
conceive
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ idealize
idealize
realize
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ dream
dream
dream of
=>give to airy nothing a local habitation and a name
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give to airy nothing a local habitation and a name
give to airy nothing a local habitation and a name
=>(Midsummer Night's Dream)
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ create
create
originate
devise
invent
coin
fabricate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ improvise
improvise
strike out something new
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ set one's wits to work
set one's wits to work
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ strain one's invention
strain one's invention
crack one's invention
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ rack one's brains
rack one's brains
ransack one's brains
cudgel one's brains
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ excogitate
excogitate
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ give play
give play
give the reins
give a loose to the imagination
give fancy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ indulge in reverie
indulge in reverie
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ conjure up a vision
conjure up a vision
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ fancy oneself
fancy oneself
represent oneself
picture-oneself
figure to oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ vorstellen
vorstellen
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ float in the mind
float in the mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ suggest itself
suggest itself
&c.(thought) 451
PARAG:Imagination->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ imagined
imagined
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ben trovato
ben trovato
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ air drawn
air drawn
airbuilt
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ imagining
imagining
???>&c. v.
???>v.
imaginative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ original
original
inventive
creative
fertile
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ romantic
romantic
high flown
flighty
extravagant
fanatic
enthusiastic
Utopian
Quixotic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ ideal
ideal
unreal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ in the clouds
in the clouds
in nubibus
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unsubsantial
unsubsantial
&c. 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ illusory
illusory
&c.(fallacious) 495
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ fabulous
fabulous
legendary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ mythic
mythic
mythological
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ chimerical
chimerical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ imaginary
imaginary
visionary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ notional
notional
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ fancy
fancy
fanciful
fantastical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ whimsical
whimsical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ fairy
fairy
fairy-like
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ gestic
gestic

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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