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delusion

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  • nounmisconception, misbelief
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Synonyms for delusion

noun misconception, misbelief
  • deception
  • fantasy
  • hallucination
  • illusion
  • pipe dream
  • apparition
  • blunder
  • casuistry
  • chicanery
  • daydream
  • deceptiveness
  • dream
  • error
  • fallacy
  • fancy
  • figment
  • ghost
  • lapse
  • mirage
  • misapprehension
  • mistake
  • oversight
  • phantasm
  • phantom
  • self-deception
  • shade
  • speciousness
  • spuriousness
  • trickery
  • trip
  • vision
  • eidolon
  • false impression
  • fool's paradise
  • head trip
  • ignis fatuus
  • optical illusion

Antonyms for delusion

  • fact
  • reality
  • truth
  • accuracy
  • actuality
  • being
  • certainty
  • correction
  • fix
  • honesty
  • right
  • success
  • surety
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to delusion

aberration

noun. state of abnormality
  • delusion
  • eccentricity
  • oddity
  • peculiarity
  • quirk
  • strangeness
  • weirdness

apparition

noun. ghost

apparitions

noun. ghost

bluff

noun. boast; deceit

casuistry

noun. overgeneral reasoning

chimera

noun. dream, fantasy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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