Synonyms of vision in English:


See definition of vision


1‘her vision was blurred by tears’


eyesight, sight, power of sight, faculty of sight, ability to see, power of seeing, powers of observation, observation, perception, visual perception


field of vision, view, perspective

2‘he gazes into the fire seeing visions of the ancestral pilgrims’


apparition, spectre, phantom, hallucination, ghost, wraith, shadow, manifestation, chimera, illusion, mirage, image

Scottish Irish bodach

West Indian duppy

informal spook

literary phantasm, shade, revenant, wight, visitant

rare eidolon, manes

3‘they have visions of a more hopeful future’


dream, daydream, reverie, mental picture, conceptualization

plans, hopes

fantasy, fancy, flight of fancy, fanciful notion, pipe dream, delusion, figment of the imagination, prospect

4‘his conference speech was a little lacking in vision’


imagination, creativity, creative power, inventiveness, innovation, inspiration, intuition, perceptiveness, perception, breadth of view, foresight, insight, far-sightedness, prescience, discernment, awareness, penetration, shrewdness, sharpness, cleverness

5‘Melissa was a vision in pale lilac’


beautiful sight, vision of loveliness, feast for the eyes, pleasure to behold, delight, dream, beauty, spectacle, picture, joy, marvel, sensation

informal sight for sore eyes, eyeful, stunner, cracker, smasher, knockout, looker, good-looker, bobby-dazzler, peach, honey