the hypothetical site of visual recollection or imagination: In her mind's eye she saw the city as it had been in Caesar's time.
CAN YOU ACE THIS QUIZ ABOUT “COMPLIMENT” VS. “COMPLEMENT”?
Take this quiz to see if you really know the difference between “compliment” and “complement"!
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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.
Origin of mind's eye
late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425
Words nearby mind's eye
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British Dictionary definitions for mind's eye
the visual memory or the imagination
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