figment of imagination

   A figment of one's imagination is an appearance, event or incident that is not considered to be real but only imaginary.

Other people saw the car, so it's not a figment of my imagination!

English Idioms & idiomatic expressions. 2014.

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  • be a figment of imagination — be a figment of (your)/the imagination if something is a figment of your imagination, it seems real although it is not. I thought I saw someone standing in the shadows, but it was just a figment of my imagination …   New idioms dictionary

  • (a) figment of imagination — a figment of (your) imagination something created by your mind. I thought I saw someone standing in the shadows, but it was just a figment of my imagination …   New idioms dictionary

  • Figment (Disney character) — DisneyChar name =Figment first appearance =Journey Into Imagination, 1983 created by =Tony Baxter and Steve Kirk voiced by = Billy Barty (1981–1998) Dave Goelz (2002 ) relatives =Dreamfinder (creator) friends =Dr. Nigel Channing (current… …   Wikipedia

  • Imagination! — 28° 22′ 22″ N 81° 33′ 04″ W / 28.372876, 81.551203 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Imagination! — (formerly The Journey Into Imagination pavilion) is the name of a pavilion that sits on the western side of Future World , one of two themed areas of Epcot, a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida USA. It holds… …   Wikipedia

  • Figment (Arts event) — FIGMENT is an annual participatory arts event on Governors Island in New York Harbor. The mission of FIGMENT is to provide a forum for community based participatory art and experience. FIGMENT strives to build community among artists and… …   Wikipedia

  • figment of the imagination — index phantom Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • figment — I noun canard, chimera, concoction, creation of the mind, deception, delusion, fabrication, falsehood, falsification, fancy, fantasy, feigned story, fiction, fiction of the mind, flight of fancy, hallucination, idle fancy, illusion, imagined… …   Law dictionary

  • figment — ► NOUN ▪ a thing believed to be real but existing only in the imagination. ORIGIN Latin figmentum, related to fingere form, contrive …   English terms dictionary

  • imagination — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great ▪ active, creative, fertile, lively, rich, strong, vivid ▪ fevered …   Collocations dictionary

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