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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·ag·ine v. t. [imp. & p. p. Imagined p. pr. & vb. n. Imagining.]
 1. To form in the mind a notion or idea of; to form a mental image of; to conceive; to produce by the imagination.
 In the night, imagining some fear,
 How easy is a bush supposed a bear!   --Shak.
 2. To contrive in purpose; to scheme; to devise; to compass; to purpose. See Compass, v. t., 5.
    How long will ye imagine mischief against a man?   --Ps. lxii. 3.
 3. To represent to one's self; to think; to believe.
 Syn: -- To fancy; conceive; apprehend; think; believe; suppose; opine; deem; plan; scheme; devise.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : not based on fact; dubious; "the falsehood about some
            fanciful secret treaties"- F.D.Roosevelt; "a small
            child's imaginary friends"; "her imagined fame"; "to
            create a notional world for oneself" [syn: fanciful,
            imaginary, notional]