Imaginations are the thoughts and ideas that we have about things that are not real. Our imaginations can be very creative, and we can use them to imagine different worlds and possibilities.

  • The child's imagination was filled with wonderful stories.

  • The artist uses her imagination to create beautiful paintings.

Definition of imaginations


the ability to form mental images of things or events


imagery, imaging, mental imagery


the formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses


imaginativeness, vision


the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems


resource, resourcefulness

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Example Sentences for imaginations

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    The exhibits help foster creativity and use of the imagination.

  • 2

    To foster creativity, one needs to imagine and dream.

  • 3

    He could only live in the world through the fantasy of his imaginative art.

  • 4

    They are not figments of the imagination

  • 5

    Imagine the sound of comic opera, then imagine the sound of oratorio.

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    That's the worst crime imaginable.

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    The name catches the imagination.

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    The statue above is imaginative.

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    This stimulated the imagination of the architect.

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    Can you imagine the indignation