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envision someone as someone else

 and envision something as something else
to imagine or fantasize someone as someone else; to imagine or fantasize something as something else. I envision her as the next company president. We envisioned this as larger than it turned out to be.
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But, unless she makes an effort to reach out to him through friends with empathetic fillers, allow her mind to whirl free and fantasize a life of what-could-have-been with him, had fate not intervened.
Women were found to think more frequently than men in "being forced to have sex"-they fantasize about it at least once in life.
This book analyzes historical Hollywood cinematic image-making that fantasizes miscegenation, contributes to its cultural production, and in the end disseminates the idea of blackness to be a "visible fact."
Fantasize, a three-year-old daughter of Groom Dancer, had subsequent high-class filly Tante Rose behind her when she won her maiden as a juvenile and she proved that she had come on further when winning the Swinley Stakes over a mile at Ascot on her seasonal debut.
Fantasize, a three-year-old daughter of Groom Dancer, had subsequent high-class filly Tante Rose behind her when she won her maiden as a juvenile and she proved that she had trained on when winning the Swinley Stakes over a mile at Ascot on her seasonal debut.
Fantasize,a three-year-old daughter of Groom Dancer, had subsequent high-class filly Tante Rose behind her when she won her maiden as a juvenile and she proved that she had trained on when winning the Swinley Stakes over a mile at Ascot on her seasonal debut.
The Cheveley Park Stud's filly, who defied unflattering pre-race reports to secure the Newmarket Classic, is set to be joined at Royal Ascot by her Sir Michael Stoute-trained stablemate Fantasize, already a winner over the Coronation Stakes course and distance having landed the Listed Swinley Stakes in April.
Sir michael stoute's horses are carrying all before them and Fantasize can make a contribution to the Newmarket yard's impressive tally by winning the Sunseeker EBF Conqueror Stakes at Goodwood tomorrow, writes PETER HILTON.
With the Derby and Oaks trials out of the way the Sussex track stages less noteworthy fare, but if there is a star ready to emerge from the card then Fantasize certainly fits the bill.
I hadn't made up my mind about his client, but this lawyer was guilty of first-degree boorishness, a capital crime in my book, and I was beginning to fantasize myself commanding the firing squad that would carry out his sentence at dawn.
Tempera then passes, however, to the bizarre conclusion that the monologue "throws into view the darkest side of Marcus' character: an ability to fantasize over a mutilated female body" (160).
Well, what I most fantasize about is the sex being over, and being able to do something else - like read or watch tv or get something to eat or go to sleep or talk; often I fantasize talking with the person about sex (as sometimes, when I'm talking with the person, I fantasize about having sex) - and I often fantasize, for some reason, about telling my shrink about sex and how boring and unsatisfying it is....Sometimes I even fantasize about telling her about how I fantasize about telling her about the boring sex.
They fantasize about being contingency workers and getting to select assignments and hours.
If a person did not fantasize, he or she would not have the mental capacity to communicate it to you.
If you're going to say that people who fantasize about raping are held responsible for that fantasy, then it's logical in some way to say people who are fantasizing about being raped are in some way responsible for that fantasy.