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vision

Synonyms of vision in English:

noun

  • 1 her vision was blurred by tears
    eyesight, sight, observation, (visual) perception;
    eyes;
    view, perspective
  • 2 the psychic was troubled by visions of the dead
    apparition, hallucination, illusion, mirage, specter, phantom, ghost, wraith, manifestation
    literary phantasm, shade
  • 3 visions of a better future
    dream, daydream, reverie;
    plan, hope;
    fantasy, pipe dream, delusion
  • 4 his speech lacked vision
    imagination, creativity, inventiveness, innovation, inspiration, intuition, perception, insight, foresight, prescience
  • 5 Melissa was a vision in lilac
    beautiful sight, feast for the eyes, pleasure to behold, delight, dream, beauty, picture, joy, marvel
    informal sight for sore eyes, stunner, knockout, looker, eye-catcher, peach
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    visual, optical relating to vision
    optics the branch of science concerned with vision

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