envisage

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English - English
To conceive or see something within one's mind. To imagine or envision
{f} visualize, contemplate, imagine, picture
form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case; "Can you conceive of him as the president?"
To look in the face of; to apprehend; to regard
To conceive or see something within ones mind. To imagine or envision
If you envisage something, you imagine that it is true, real, or likely to happen. He envisages the possibility of establishing direct diplomatic relations in the future He had never envisaged spending the whole of his working life in that particular job Personally, I envisage them staying together. = imagine, envision. to think that something is likely to happen in the future (envisager, from visage; VISAGE)
envisaged
Simple past tense and past participle of envisage
envisaged
visualized, conceived, imagined
envisages
third person singular of envisage
envisage

    Hyphenation

    en·vis·age

    Turkish pronunciation

    envîzîc

    Pronunciation

    /enˈvəzəʤ/ /ɛnˈvɪzɪʤ/

    Etymology

    [ in-'vi-zij, en- ] (transitive verb.) 1837. French envisager en (“in”) + visage (“visage”); see visage.

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