English translation of 'कल्पना'
nf/kalpana, kalpanA, kalpanaa, kalpanā, klpana, klpanA, klpanaa, klpanā, kalpna, kalpnA, kalpnaa, kalpnā, klpna, klpnA, klpnaa, klpnā/
1. dream intransitive verb, countable noun
When you dream, or when you have a dream, you experience imaginary events in your mind while you are asleep.
Ivor always dreamed very vividly.
He had a dream about Claire.
2. fancy variable noun
A fancy is an idea that is unlikely, untrue, or imaginary.[literary]
...a childhood fancy.
3. fantasy countable noun
A fantasy is a situation or event that you think about and that you want to happen, especially one that is unlikely to happen.
...fantasies of fame.
4. imagination variable noun
Your imagination is your ability to form pictures or ideas in your mind of new, exciting, or imaginary things.
Antonia has a vivid imagination.
Africa was alive in my imagination long before I ever went there.
Buying your wife flowers or perfume shows no imagination.
5. picture transitive verb, countable noun
If you picture something, or if you have a picture of something in your mind, you have a clear idea or memory of it in your mind.
He pictured her with long black hair.
We have a picture of how we'd like things to be.
6. supposition uncountable noun
You can describe someone's ideas or statements as supposition if you disapprove of the fact that they have no evidence to support them; used showing disapproval.
The report has been rejected by the authorities, who said much of it was based on supposition or inaccuracy.
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Translation of कल्पना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary