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Synonyms for illusion

noun false appearance; false belief
  • confusion
  • deception
  • delusion
  • fantasy
  • hallucination
  • image
  • misconception
  • myth
  • pipe dream
  • semblance
  • apparition
  • bubble
  • chimera
  • daydream
  • error
  • fallacy
  • fancy
  • ghost
  • hocus-pocus
  • invention
  • make-believe
  • mirage
  • misapprehension
  • mockery
  • paramnesia
  • phantasm
  • rainbow
  • trip
  • déjà vu
  • false impression
  • figment of imagination
  • fool's paradise
  • head trip
  • idolism
  • ignus fatuus
  • misbelief
  • misimpression
  • optical illusion
  • seeming
  • virtual reality

Antonyms for illusion

  • fact
  • reality
  • truth
  • being
  • certainty
  • correction
  • right
  • event
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

chimera

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