Imagination in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Imagination

The image-making power of the mind; the act of mentally creating or reproducing an object not previously perceived; the ability to create such images. | Particularly, construction of false images; fantasizing. | Creativity; resourcefulness.

Short Example Sentence for Imagination

  • 1. It is my own diseased imagination that torments me. 🔊
  • 2. Joan admitted her imagination unequal to the task. 🔊
  • 3. And that was as far as his imagination could go. 🔊
  • 4. But yet this imagination may never be realized. 🔊
  • 5. His imagination painted gruesome pictures as he sweated. 🔊
  • 6. In reading, too, his quick imagination soon flagged. 🔊
  • 7. One detail, casually dropped, hit my imagination hard. 🔊
  • 8. Ida's imagination did not carry her far. 🔊
  • 9. It began in my infected imagination to assume strange appearances. 🔊
  • 10. These things have got a hold on my imagination and will never let go. 🔊
  • 11. Anne's imagination met his in a rather remarkable fashion. 🔊
  • 12. A recital of the facts is enough; imagination can supply the rest. 🔊

How to use Imagination in Sentence?

  • 1. I think they all died in imagination many times before they reached the top of the pass. 🔊
  • 2. It absolutely overwhelms the imagination of poor, short-sighted creatures like ourselves. 🔊
  • 3. His imagination took fire at his uncle's report of the blacksmith's suggestion. 🔊
  • 4. Such is the tenacity of my imagination that the image which was formed in it continued in all its power and freshness. 🔊
  • 5. This were to seek a ground and reason of that which has no existence, except in the imagination of man. 🔊
  • 6. And thus not only speech, but thought and opinion and imagination are proved to be both true and false. 🔊
  • 7. By this means not only is the imagination strengthened; but you learn instantly to hold fast the most fugitive ideas. 🔊
  • 8. My imagination moves in broad gestures; her's was delicate with a real dread of extravagance. 🔊
  • 9. Made in bed or wheel chair and depending on the passing imagination of an invalid, the sketches are of necessity crude. 🔊
  • 10. I heard a cry, and one of my men spoke in a tone that assured me my imagination had not been playing a trick. 🔊
  • 11. And therefore thought, opinion, and imagination are now proved to exist in our minds both as true and false. 🔊
  • 12. But it was otherwise with his master, whose lively imagination instantly suggested to him that this must be truly a chivalrous adventure. 🔊
  • 13. No one needs to be told that old soldiers are great story-tellers, drawing upon their imagination for facts. 🔊
  • 14. And around the very lights themselves, there would be nothing soothing and sublime, in which the soul might rest and the imagination revel. 🔊
  • 15. Yet, at that time, my strong, but ill-directed imagination seized with ardor upon his instructions in his art. 🔊
  • 16. His imagination had so often realised the picture that one morning, on finding his mother dead in her bed, he was hardly shocked. 🔊
  • 17. And Louise, though her southern imagination did such great things for us, had not overrated herself. 🔊
  • 18. In his imagination he had invested Grace with more than human attributes, and worshipped her from afar, as he would some angelic being. 🔊
  • 19. It seems impossible to conceive of any position more imposing, or better calculated to impress the imagination particularly of Eastern magnates. 🔊
  • 20. In mingling, therefore, among mountebanks and buffoons I was protected by the very vivacity of imagination which had led me among them. 🔊
  • 21. It is difficult, from the slight social record that we have of Cervantes, to draw the line where imagination begins and facts end. 🔊
  • 22. Well, I agree with you he is far from an ordinary butler, even to look at; and the fault in imagination is mine. 🔊
  • 23. In her imagination the Queen seemed to see the Winds in their mountain home, unconscious of the peril of their daughter. 🔊
  • 24. Goethe was about twenty years old when his imagination began to be haunted by the figure of the sixteenth century magician Doctor Faust. 🔊
  • 25. I was comforted, however, on finding that I could control the motion of my fingers at pleasure; but my imagination was too active to stop there. 🔊
  • 26. What he had published himself he did not think it worth while to mention, but the powers of imagination he revealed in his talk should have secured his reputation in print. 🔊
  • 27. I saw in imagination the busy, excited dinner tables at work upon us all, rather pleasantly excited, brightly indignant, merciless. 🔊
  • 28. As he turned over in his thoughts all that he had been told of the singular adventure of the black fisherman, his imagination gave a totally different complexion to the tale. 🔊