Definition of Visionary

1. Noun. A person given to fanciful speculations and enthusiasms with little regard for what is actually possible.

Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Specialized synonyms: Dreamer, Idealist



2. Adjective. Not practical or realizable; speculative. "Visionary schemes for getting rich"
Exact synonyms: Airy, Impractical, Laputan, Windy
Similar to: Utopian
Derivative terms: Impracticality, Laputa, Vision

3. Noun. A person with unusual powers of foresight.
Exact synonyms: Illusionist, Seer
Generic synonyms: Intellect, Intellectual
Specialized synonyms: Anticipant, Anticipator, Diviner, Fantast, Futurist, Forecaster, Predictor, Prognosticator, Soothsayer
Derivative terms: See

Definition of Visionary

1. a. Of or pertaining to a visions or visions; characterized by, appropriate to, or favorable for, visions.

2. n. One whose imagination is disturbed; one who sees visions or phantoms.

3. a. Of or pertaining to a visions or visions; characterized by, appropriate to, or favorable for, visions.

4. n. One whose imagination is disturbed; one who sees visions or phantoms.

Definition of Visionary

1. Adjective. having vision or foresight ¹

2. Adjective. imaginary or illusory ¹

3. Adjective. prophetic or revelatory ¹

4. Adjective. idealistic or utopian ¹

5. Noun. someone who has visions; a seer ¹

6. Noun. an impractical dreamer ¹

7. Noun. someone who has positive ideas about the future ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Visionary

1. [n -RIES]

Medical Definition of Visionary

1. 1. Of or pertaining to a visions or visions; characterised by, appropriate to, or favorable for, visions. "The visionary hour When musing midnight reigns." (Thomson) 2. Affected by phantoms; disposed to receive impressions on the imagination; given to reverie; apt to receive, and act upon, fancies as if they were realities. "Or lull to rest the visionary maid." (Pope) 3. Existing in imagination only; not real; fanciful; imaginary; having no solid foundation; as, visionary prospect; a visionary scheme or project. Synonym: Fanciful, fantastic, unreal. See Fanciful. Origin: Cf. F. Visionnaire. 1. One whose imagination is disturbed; one who sees visions or phantoms. 2. One whose imagination overpowers his reason and controls his judgment; an unpractical schemer; one who builds castles in the air; a daydreamer. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Visionary

vision disorders
vision disparity
vision panel
vision panels
vision quest
vision quests
vision screening
vision statement
vision thing
visional
visionally
visionaries
visionarily
visionariness
visionarinesses
visionary (current term)
visioned
visioner
visioners
visioning
visionist
visionists
visionless
visions
visionwise
visit
visit a spell
visitability
visitable
visitant

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