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imagination

im·ag·i·na·tion

imagination

 
pronunciation:
mae jih neI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the act or power of the mind to form a thought, picture, or image of something or someone that is not present to the senses.
She uses her imagination to write stories.
synonyms:
creativity, inventiveness
similar words:
conception, fancy, ingenuity, inspiration, make-believe, originality, visualization
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  mind, thought