- (uncountable) The sense or ability of sight.
- Something seen; an object perceived visually.
- (countable) Something imaginary one thinks one sees.
- He tried drinking from the pool of water, but realized it was only a vision.
- (by extension) Something unreal or imaginary; a creation of fancy.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of John Locke to this entry?)
- (countable) An ideal or a goal toward which one aspires.
- He worked tirelessly toward his vision of world peace.
- (countable) A religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance.
- He had a vision of the Virgin Mary.
- (countable) A person or thing of extraordinary beauty.
- (ability): sight, eyesight, view, perception
- (something imaginary): apparition, hallucination, mirage
- (ideal or goal): dream, desire, aspiration, fantasy
Terms derived from vision
sense or ability of sight
something imaginary one thinks one sees
ideal or goal
a religious or mystical experience
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vision f (plural visions)
- "vision" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).