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  Definition of delusion
  1. the act of deluding; deception by creating illusory ideas
  2. a mistaken or unfounded opinion or idea; "he has delusions of competence"; "his dreams of vast wealth are a hallucination"
  3. (psychology) an erroneous belief that is held in the face of evidence to the contrary
Similar Words: illusion, head game, hallucination, psychotic belief

 

Hyponyms: disorientation, freak out, delusions of grandeur, delusions of persecution, hallucination, nihilistic delusion, nihilism, somatic delusion, zoanthropy

 

Derivational Morphology: deceive, lead on, delude, cozen, hallucinate

 

Anagrams: unsoiled

 

 
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