[n] the formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses; "popular imagination created a world of demons"; "imagination reveals what the world could be"
[n] the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems; "a man of resource"
[n] the ability to form mental images of things or events; "he could still hear her in his imagination"
imagination Poems and Poetry
imagery, imaginativeness, imaging, mental imagery, resource, resourcefulness, vision
armory, armoury, chimaera, chimera, cleverness, creativeness, creativity, dream, dreaming, envisioning, evocation, fancy, fantasy, ingeniousness, ingenuity, inventiveness, inventory, make-believe, mind's eye, phantasy, picturing, pretence, pretense, representational process