1. [ verb ] form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case
Synonyms: conceive_of envisage ideate

"Can you conceive of him as the president?"

Related terms: create_by_mental_act visualize dream think envision fantasize fantasise fantasize visualise prefigure idea imagination
2. [ verb ] expect, believe, or suppose
Synonyms: think guess suppose reckon opine

"I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel" "I thought to find her in a bad state" "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen" "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"

Related terms: expect suspect suspect divine idea opinion guess supposition
Similar spelling:   imagined