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vision

[ vizh-uhn ]
/ ˈvɪʒ ən /
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noun

verb (used with object)

to envision, or picture mentally: She tried to vision herself in a past century.

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Origin of vision

1250–1300; Middle English <Latin vīsiōn- (stem of vīsiō) a seeing, view, equivalent to vīs(us), past participle of vidēre to see + -iōn--ion

synonym study for vision

4. See dream.

OTHER WORDS FROM vision

vi·sion·less, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for vision

vision
/ (ˈvɪʒən) /

noun

verb

(tr) to see or show in or as if in a vision

Derived forms of vision

visionless, adjective

Word Origin for vision

C13: from Latin vīsiō sight, from vidēre to see
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Medical definitions for vision

vision
[ vĭzhən ]

n.

The faculty of sight; eyesight.
The manner in which an individual sees or conceives of something.
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