—adj. 1. given to or characterized by fanciful, not presently workable, or unpractical ideas, views, or schemes: a visionary enthusiast. 2. given to or concerned with seeing visions.
3. belonging to or seen in a vision.
4. unreal; imaginary: visionary evils. 5. purely idealistic or speculative; impractical; unrealizable: a visionary scheme. 6. of, pertaining to, or proper to a vision.
—n. 1. a person of unusually keen foresight.
2. a person who sees visions.
3. a person who is given to audacious, highly speculative, or impractical ideas or schemes; dreamer.