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imaginaryadjective

uk   /ɪˈmædʒ.ɪ.nər.i/  us   /-ə.ner-/
(Definition of imaginary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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imaginaryadjective

 us   /ɪˈmædʒ·əˌner·i/
existing only in the ​mind; not ​real: All her ​worries were imaginary.
(Definition of imaginary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “imaginary”
in Arabic خَيالي…
in Korean 상상의…
in Portuguese imaginário…
in Catalan imaginari…
in Japanese 想像の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 想象中的, 虚构的…
in Turkish hayalî, hayal ürünü…
in Russian мнимый, вымышленный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 想像中的, 虛構的…
in Italian immaginario…
in Polish zmyślony, wyimaginowany…
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