Such a mass of imaginary matter as we are now considering may be compared to a collection of heavy particles held in position relatively to one another by a system of light spiral springs, one spring being supposed to connect each pair of adjacent particles.
He paused at the door and mimed a jump shot at an imaginary hoop.
Brinkley's imaginary star-parallaxes (Phil.
I can get into enough trouble without people squeezing imaginary insults out of my words.
And he fell back into that artificial realm of imaginary greatness, and again--as a horse walking a treadmill thinks it is doing something for itself--he submissively fulfilled the cruel, sad, gloomy, and inhuman role predestined for him.