Definition of Illusions. Meaning of Illusions. Synonyms of Illusions

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Definition of Illusions

Illusion
Illusion Il*lu"sion, n. [F. illusion, L. illusio, fr. illudere, illusum, to illude. See Illude.] 1. An unreal image presented to the bodily or mental vision; a deceptive appearance; a false show; mockery; hallucination. To cheat the eye with blear illusions. --Milton. 2. Hence: Anything agreeably fascinating and charning; enchantment; witchery; glamour. Ye soft illusions, dear deceits, arise! --Pope. 3. (Physiol.) A sensation originated by some external object, but so modified as in any way to lead to an erroneous perception; as when the rolling of a wagon is mistaken for thunder. Note: Some modern writers distinguish between an illusion and hallucination, regarding the former as originating with some external object, and the latter as having no objective occasion whatever. 4. A plain, delicate lace, usually of silk, used for veils, scarfs, dresses, etc. Syn: Delusion; mockery; deception; chimera; fallacy. See Delusion. Illusion, Delusion. Illusion refers particularly to errors of the sense; delusion to false hopes or deceptions of the mind. An optical deception is an illusion; a false opinion is a delusion. --E. Edwards.

Meaning of Illusions from wikipedia

- human senses, but visual illusions (optical illusions) are the best-known and understood. The emphasis on visual illusions occurs because vision often...
- Müller-Lyer illusion. Physical illusions are caused by the physical environment, e.g. by the optical properties of water. Physiological illusions arise in...
- Act 2: Prophecy No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length 6. "ILLusions" Mescudi Dean Dean 4:16 7. "Rose Golden" (featuring Willow Smith) Mescudi Reynolds...
- Chronicle Palace of Illusions on Scribbles of Soul Book Review : The Palace of Illusions - July 16, 2015 Book Review: The Palace of Illusions Official book...
- Loz. "SULK - No Illusions (Perfect Sound Forever)". God Is In The TV. Retrieved 2016-04-12. Kremkau, Bryan. "SULK - "No Illusions"". ReadJunk.com. Retrieved...
- Retrieved 25 May 2018. Gunner (9 September 2017). "Digital Illusions fyller 25 år" [Digital Illusions turns 25 years]. Hype.se. Archived from the original on...
- Lost Illusions may refer to: Illusions perdues, serial novel published by Honoré de Balzac between 1837 and 1843 Lost Illusions (painting), 1865 painting...
- com/S%C3%A9rgio-Mendes-Brasil-66-Crystal-Illusions/release/5498064 Ginell, Richard S. "Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66: Crystal Illusions" at AllMusic. Retrieved 31 August...
- biases. Amongst these misinterpretations, known as illusions, falls the category of auditory illusions. The brain uses multiple senses simultaneously to...
- Lord of Illusions is a 1995 American supernatural horror film written and directed by Clive Barker, based on his own short story "The Last Illusion" published...
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