As we go along, we're realizing we want it to be smaller and more intimate than people are imagining and thinking.
Brussels and its old stone guild houses were not exactly what I had in mind when I was imagining my future.
Take the gay and lesbian community: for two years they despaired, imagining Obama had forgotten the support they had given him.
And it might be easiest of all imagining him “exploring” a candidacy for a while and then deciding the hell with it.
imagining novels as biological specimens creates a crazed and mythic zoology of hybrids, beasts, mutants, and aberrations.
Possibly, he was just imagining that he was the target of a plot.
She smiled to herself again, imagining question and answer with Ruffo.
I stand corrected; I was only imagining what you would have said if you had been there.
He clasped her gently, imagining that he might calm her by his embrace.
Many deceive themselves, imagining to find 55 happiness in change.
mid-14c., "to form a mental image of," from Old French imaginer "sculpt, carve, paint; decorate, embellish" (13c.), from Latin imaginari "to form a mental picture to oneself, imagine" (also, in Late Latin imaginare "to form an image of, represent"), from imago (see image). Sense of "suppose" is first recorded late 14c. Related: Imagined; imagining.