Pronunciation: (vizh'un),[key] —n. 1. the act or power of sensing with the eyes; sight.
2. the act or power of anticipating that which will or may come to be: prophetic vision; the vision of an entrepreneur. 3. an experience in which a personage, thing, or event appears vividly or credibly to the mind, although not actually present, often under the influence of a divine or other agency: a heavenly messenger appearing in a vision. Cf. hallucination (def. 1).
4. something seen or otherwise perceived during such an experience: The vision revealed its message. 5. a vivid, imaginative conception or anticipation: visions of wealth and glory. 6. something seen; an object of sight.
7. a scene, person, etc., of extraordinary beauty: The sky was a vision of red and pink. 8. See computer vision.
—v.t. to envision: She tried to vision herself in a past century.