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illusions, plural;
  1. A false idea or belief
    • - he had no illusions about the trouble she was in
  2. A deceptive appearance or impression
    • - the illusion of family togetherness
    • - the tension between illusion and reality
  3. A thing that is or is likely to be wrongly perceived or interpreted by the senses
    • - Zollner's illusion makes parallel lines seem to diverge by placing them on a zigzag-striped background

  1. an erroneous mental representation
  2. something many people believe that is false; "they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"
  3. delusion: the act of deluding; deception by creating illusory ideas
  4. magic trick: an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers
  5. (illusional) marked by or producing illusion; "illusionary stage effects"
  6. (illusory) illusive: based on or having the nature of an illusion; "illusive hopes of finding a better job"; "Secret activities offer presidents the alluring but often illusory promise that they can achieve foreign policy goals without the bothersome debate and open decision that are staples of ...
  7. An illusion is a distortion of the senses, revealing how the brain normally organizes and interprets sensory stimulation. While illusions distort reality, they are generally shared by most people. ...
  8. Illusion (Iluzija) is a 1967 Croatian film directed by Krsto Papić.
  9. Illusion is a Polish band founded in 1992 in Gdańsk, Poland and defunct since 1999. The band's music is influenced by Nirvana and other Seattle grunge bands, and also by Pantera and Biohazard.
  10. Illusion is a fictional character in the Marvel Universe.
  11. The Elder Scrolls (abbreviated as TES) is a role-playing video game series developed by Bethesda Softworks.
  12. Illusion is an independent feature film released in the year 2004. It was directed by Michael Goorjian and features Kirk Douglas.
  13. Anything that seems to be something that it is not; A misapprehension; a belief in something that is in fact not true; A magician’s trick; The fact of being an illusion (in any of the above senses)
  14. (illusory) Resulting from an illusion; deceptive, imaginary, unreal
  15. (Illusions) Perceptions created in the visual system and brain that differ from the "objective" environment as measured by physical instruments.
  16. (illusions) a false perception; the mistaking of something for what is not.
  17. Illusions occur when a person sees something that is real but misinterprets what it is. For examples, heat waves on the desert floor can look like waves of water.
  18. A delusional perception between what is perceived and what is reality.
  19. 1. The distortion of mental matter by a mind that perceives reality incompletely. 2. An incomplete or distorted perception of the archetypal realm of Ideas. See also: Glamour, Maya.
  20. A gown with a yoke of sheer net and an often ornately decorated satin band, fitting snugly on the neck creating a choker effect..
  21. A misleading image presented to the vision.
  22. something that appears to be what it is not, and often intended so to deceive.
  23. perceptual experiences, through the senses, that are not true representations of the physical event.
  24. A perception, as of visual stimuli, that represents what is perceived in a way different from the way it is in reality. Elizabeth has the illusion that Zeely is a Watutsi queen. See the excerpts from Hamilton's article on "Illusion and Reality."
  25. modified or wrong interpretation of the outer world, which the individual accepts as reality; it may affect one or more senses