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visionary
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • But the visionary little maid on her part, beckoned likewise, as if to say—"This is a better place; come thou into the pool."
  • "Thank you, my good friend," said the minister, gravely, but startled at heart; for so confused was his remembrance, that he had almost brought himself to look at the events of the past night as visionary.
  • In the mere exercise of the fancy, however, and the sportiveness of a growing mind, there might be a little more than was observable in other children of bright faculties; except as Pearl, in the dearth of human playmates, was thrown more upon the visionary throng which she created.

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  • Often it’s one of our engineers or designers or visionaries, and sometimes it’s just me.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • Spearheaded by visionary architects such as William Le Baron Jenney, Louis Sullivan, H.H. Richardson, Daniel Burnham, and John Root, the new architecture stripped away incidental ornamentation.
    Jim Murphy  --  The Great Fire

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