Adjective "Illusion" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Illusion


    Definition:

    1. something that deceives by producing a false or misleading impression of reality.

    2. the state or condition of being deceived; misapprehension.

    3. an instance of being deceived.

    4. Psychology. a perception, as of visual stimuli (optical illusion) that represents what is perceived in a way different from the way it is in reality.

    5. a very thin, delicate tulle of silk or nylon having a cobwebbed appearance, for trimmings, veilings, and the like.

    6. Obsolete. the act of deceiving; de

    Examples:

    "arisings can be illusion."

    "coppers can be illusion."