envisioned envisioned  /ɛn ˈvɪ ʒənd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) seen in the mind as a mental image

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Whitehouse never envisioned spending her later years this way.
  2. His death inspired many associates--most notably Cleve Jones, who later envisioned the greatest work of American folk art, the AIDS quilt.
  3. Indeed, they need vast resources to mount the lavish spectacle they've envisioned.

News

  1. Arethusa al tavolo Wine Bar/Restaurant in Bantam Is Fabulous, Food Sublime

    Arethusa al tavolo, the wine bar and restaurant envisioned by Arethusa Farm and Manolo Blahnik visionaries George Malkemus and Anthony Yurgaitis, has arrived—opening officially for dinner this Friday, June 14, after a dry run throughout the week of “soft opening” dinners for invited guests.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Litchfield County Times

  2. Princeton’s Backyard

    That’s how the Historical Society of Princeton envisioned the Updike Farmstead when it was opened two years ago, according to HSP Executive Director Erin Dougherty. “We want people to come out, have a picnic, sit, and watch the sunset.”
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Princeton Town Topics

  3. Return of the Golden Girls: How Seniors are Creating Community

    After a 30-year career in human resources in Silicon Valley, Marianne Kilkenny envisioned a different life for her golden years - one that looked like "The Golden Girls," the hit sitcom about four senior women living in a Miami group house. In her case, Asheville, N.C. would set the scene for her post-corporate life. Divorced, without children and determined not to age in a nursing home ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: U.S.News & World Report LP via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. WASHINGTON (AP) - Rock star Bruce Springsteen endorsed Democratic Sen. Barack Obama for president Wednesday, saying "he speaks to the America I've envisioned in my music for the past 35 years."
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: USA Today

  2. "I've been following the campaign and I have now seen and heard enough to know where I stand. Senator Obama, in my view, is head and shoulders above the rest," Springsteen wrote on his website. "He speaks to the America I've envisioned in my...
    on Apr 15, 2008 By: Bruce Springsteen Source: AFP

  3. "This war-weary soldier had a dream, of humanity and peace in a world of cruelty and violence," said Johnston. "He envisioned a New World as a place where people of different cultures could live together in amity and concord. And this became...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: David Johnston Source: Metro Canada - Vancouver

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