Pronunciation: (im'ij-rē, im'i-ju-rē),[key] —n., —pl.-ries. 1. the formation of mental images, figures, or likenesses of things, or of such images collectively: the dim imagery of a dream. 2. pictorial images.
3. the use of rhetorical images.
4. figurative description or illustration; rhetorical images collectively.
5. Psychol.mental images collectively, esp. those produced by the action of imagination.