imagine

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imagine is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
imagine

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Plain form
imagine

Third-person singular
imagines

Past tense
imagined

Past participle
imagined

Present participle
imagining

  1. (transitive) If you imagine something, you make a picture of it in your head.
    Imagine that you're sitting at a table with all the food you can eat.
    I imagined myself fighting a monster.
    I imagined myself in a forest while an animal was chasing after me.
    I felt creepy when I imagined a spider crawling on me.
    It feels fun to imagine myself in the 50s and 90s, i wasn't even born in those decades.
  2. (transitive) If you imagine something, you think or believe it without knowing.
    I imagine everybody will be there.
    Maybe you just imagined that the phone rang.

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