Dictionary.com

vision

[ vizh-uhn ]
/ ˈvɪʒ ən /
Save This Word!
See synonyms for: vision / visioned / visioning / visions on Thesaurus.com

noun
verb (used with object)
to envision, or picture mentally: She tried to vision herself in a past century.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!
In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

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
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use vision in a sentence

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
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for vision

vision
[ vĭzhən ]

n.
The faculty of sight; eyesight.
The manner in which an individual sees or conceives of something.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
FEEDBACK