Her hero was to be a young ardent reform candidate for governor, visioning big things which he could do with his power of office.
It was a wonderful gift of visioning that was mine in those days.
He had tried feebly to prefigure this face, but never had his visioning approached the actual in its majestic, still beauty.
In spite of himself the boy sobbed, visioning his brother's face.
I laid my head in my hands and mused before my lonely fire, drinking much and visioning my ruin.
To his cousin Roger, echoed Joy, visioning the corporal, why should it matter to him?
Had to-day a little bit of visioning with which I think that I would willingly depart, when my time comes.
In spite of himself the boy sobbed, visioning his brothers face.
Missy, visioning the seductive scene of Tess's description, did not notice her aunt's sarcasm.
Bart Madison was visioning the fame that was to come to his friend.
late 13c., "something seen in the imagination or in the supernatural," from Anglo-French visioun, Old French vision (12c.), from Latin visionem (nominative visio) "act of seeing, sight, thing seen," from past participle stem of videre "to see," from PIE root *weid- "to know, to see" (cf. Sanskrit veda "I know;" Avestan vaeda "I know;" Greek oida, Doric woida "I know," idein "to see;" Old Irish fis "vision," find "white," i.e. "clearly seen," fiuss "knowledge;" Welsh gwyn, Gaulish vindos, Breton gwenn "white;" Gothic, Old Swedish, Old English witan "to know;" Gothic weitan "to see;" English wise, German wissen "to know;" Lithuanian vysti "to see;" Bulgarian vidya "I see;" Polish widzieć "to see," wiedzieć "to know;" Russian videt' "to see," vest' "news," Old Russian vedat' "to know"). The meaning "sense of sight" is first recorded late 15c. Meaning "statesman-like foresight, political sagacity" is attested from 1926.
vision vi·sion (vĭzh'ən)
The faculty of sight; eyesight.
The manner in which an individual sees or conceives of something.
A very important person; big shot (1933+)
(Luke 1:22), a vivid apparition, not a dream (comp. Luke 24:23; Acts 26:19; 2 Cor. 12:1).