imaginings

plural noun imag·in·ings \ i-ˈmaj-niŋz , -ˈma-jə- \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of imaginings

: products of the imagination : thoughts, images
  • formless imaginings of danger and terror
  • —Jack Shaefer

Origin and Etymology of imaginings

Middle English ymagynynges, plural of the gerund of ymaginen "to imagine"


IMAGININGS Defined for English Language Learners

imaginings

Definition of imaginings for English Language Learners

  • : ideas, stories, etc. that are thought of in your mind but that are not true or real


IMAGININGS Defined for Kids

imaginings

noun plural imag·in·ings \ i-ˈma-jə-niŋz \

Definition of imaginings for Students

: products of the imagination
  • … he told us such impossible stories, such strange imaginings.
  • —Mary Norton, The Borrowers

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