Synonyms of visionary in English:

visionary


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adjective

1‘a visionary leader’

SYNONYMS

inspired, imaginative, creative, inventive, insightful, ingenious, enterprising, innovative, perceptive, intuitive, far-sighted, prescient, discerning, penetrating, sharp, shrewd, wise, clever, talented, gifted, resourceful

idealistic, idealized, utopian, romantic, quixotic, impractical, unrealistic, unworkable, unfeasible, out of touch with reality, fairy-tale, fanciful, dreamy, ivory-towered, theoretical, hypothetical

informal starry-eyed, head-in-the-clouds


noun

1‘a contemporary visionary pictured him in hell’

SYNONYMS

seer, mystic, oracle, prophet, prophetess, soothsayer, sibyl, augur, diviner, prognosticator, clairvoyant, psychic, crystal gazer

dreamer

Scottish spaeman, spaewife

rare oracler, vaticinator

2‘he was too much of a visionary to run a business effectively’

SYNONYMS

dreamer, daydreamer, idealist, romantic, romanticist, fantasist, theorist, utopian