picture (one) (doing something)

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picture (one) (doing something)

To conceive of or imagine one doing something. Jeff has always led such a wild life that I just can't picture him settling down in that sleepy little town. You know how skittish your father is around animals. Now picture him riding on the back of a donkey all the way down to the bottom of the Grand Canyon! I like to picture us lying out on a beach, sipping margaritas.
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Somehow I had not pictured him doing anything so partisan as casting a vote.) But Woodward's refusal to assess, judge, or take sides finally leads him to take sides in an involuntary and destructive way.