Adjective(1) not based on fact; existing only in the imagination
(1) It also only worked, he noted, when certain imaginary parts of two complex numbers cancelled out.(2) I couldn't go into my own imaginary world far away and try to block out all of these problems.(3) Not only is he a modern star playing a classic star, he's playing him as an imaginary figure.(4) The view that dreams are merely the imaginary fulfilments of repressed wishes is hopelessly out of date.(5) He invented imaginary worlds in which he was the king, and everyone had obey him.(6) What was most perplexing was that in using these subtle and imaginary numbers it was possible to solve cubic equations.(7) The idea is based on an ingenious use of the properties of imaginary numbers.(8) The blood was fake and the flames imaginary , but the task facing the emergency services could have been very real.(9) These fears are mainly imaginary , and most are born of a highly developed imagination gone astray.(10) To escape reality, I invented an imaginary world and began writing poetry.(11) The mandala represents an imaginary palace that is contemplated during meditation.(12) It lies halfway between Orkney and Shetland on an imaginary line dividing the North Sea from the North Atlantic.(13) In the first place, the film depicts some imaginary breed of gracious and principled gangsters.(14) This image is of an imaginary circle that each person draws around him/herself.(15) I bowed to an imaginary crowd and pretended to thank my parents and all who believed in me.(16) Don't get into obeying imaginary voices in your head or anything daft like that.
(1) imaginary line :: denkbeeldige lyn
1. unreal ::
4. fictitious ::
5. pretend ::
6. make-believe ::
7. mythical ::
8. mythological ::
9. fabulous ::
10. fanciful ::
11. storybook ::
12. fantastic ::
13. made-up ::
14. dreamed-up ::
17. fancied ::
18. illusory ::
19. illusive ::
21. visionary ::
22. imaginary number ::
23. complex number ::
1. actual ::
2. real ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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The brake might be IMAGINARY,
but that stop sign you just ran wasn't.
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 7
Even as a little boy, he'd send his IMAGINARY
friends home at the end of the day.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 15
Was that the IMAGINARY
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 4
It cannot be blind luck or some
IMAGINARY relative who saves us.
Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 12
He was robbed
of a bunch of IMAGINARY crap...
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 19
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