noun, plural im·ag·i·nar·ies.
SYNONYMS FOR imaginary
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH imaginaryimaginary , imaginative
Example sentences from the Web for imaginary
The duo started Postcards From Timbuktu in 2016 with a mission to help unemployed tour guides gain an income by sending cards from a city that’s become shorthand for a far-flung, if not imaginary, place.Not getting any travel postcards? A project in Mali delivers delight — and a lifeline.|Bailey Berg|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Despite my near-constant financial struggles, I’m still in a better place than the people of Pine Ridge, able to move around the country, crossing imaginary walls to visit the land in which they’re entrenched.A South Dakota Story: Andrew Jackson, Indian Killer|Eugene Robinson|November 26, 2020|Ozy
As the number of new covid-19 cases continues to grow, and social conditions shift to reflect new precautions and responses, it’s likely that parents will continue to see the coronavirus make an appearance in their children’s imaginary games.
Not all parents who engage in imaginary play with their children are getting diagnosed with covid-19, or brainstorming outside-the-box vaccine ideas.
If a baseball travels through this imaginary box on its way from the pitcher to the catcher, or if the batter swings and misses, the umpire calls a strike.A robot referee can really keep its ‘eye’ on the ball|Kathryn Hulick|August 20, 2020|Science News For Students
Everyone has fallen in love with someone imaginarily in their head.Caitlin Moran on Slut Walks, Feminism, and Being the British Tina Fey|Jesse Ellison|July 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The virgin, with her God-begotten child, was pictured imaginarily in the heavens from time immemorial.The World's Sixteen Crucified Saviors|Kersey Graves