What does the word visionary mean?

Usage examples for visionary

  1. It was possible that her excited fancy had filled her with a purely visionary alarm. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  2. Any one who acts queerly, talks strangely, is visionary without being actually a lunatic, who is what would be called elsewhere a " crank," is said to be locoed. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  3. He had been jealous of Claire's interest in this man's performance, jealous perhaps even of her dream among the hills in the midnight camp, where the man stood before her sleeping eyes, and played with his visionary serpent. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens