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visionary in Religion topic

visionaryvisionary2 noun (plural visionaries) [countable]  1 IMAGINEsomeone who has clear ideas and strong feelings about the way something should be in the future2 RRa holy person who has visions
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visionaryShe taught him what it meant to be a citizen, to be a visionary and to be a Catholic.Gutzon Borglum was an ambitious man, to his own mind a visionary.He is not a visionary, unlike those coastal intellectuals.And a few visionaries are also charting ways to fit the automobile into a more livable lifestyle.Meanwhile, a few visionaries are assessing prospects for still more extensive computerised information services.The new century presented challenges that visionaries thought the old forms could not meet.Clinton, sweeping smoothly over the recent nastiness, this week presented his friend as the visionary of a new Middle East.Guided by an unlikely visionary named Walt, the artists at Disney did more than create an enduring new art form.