Adjectives for Illusions | Words to describe Illusions


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  • 1. We are grown up in the Christian spirit; we can no longer live in the childish illusions and dreams of great men. 🔊
  • 2. Great is paint; nay, God is the painter; and we rightly accuse the critic who destroys too many illusions. 🔊
  • 3. They have their foundations deeply laid in nature and truth, and the tide of time which sweeps into oblivion the sickly illusions of distempered imaginations, passes over these unhurt. 🔊
  • 4. The reader who has noted all the phases of her existence will have understood the various illusions by which Dinah, like many another woman, had been deceived. 🔊
  • 5. In the childhood of the world, from the dawn of history, and all through the dim and credulous ages past, many such illusions have performed an important part in influencing the thought and lives of mankind. 🔊
  • 6. We shall, however, examine the grounds of this opinion, before we exchange the bright illusions of hope, if such indeed they be, for the gloomy forebodings of despair. 🔊
  • 7. I have read of some of the devices by which such illusions are produced, and I have no doubt a practised conjurer could have very easily fathomed the secrets of M. Auguste. 🔊
  • 8. That which is signified by the words "moral" and "spiritual," is a lasting essence, and, with whatever illusions we have loaded them, will certainly bring back the words, age after age, to their ancient meaning. 🔊
  • 9. We have now glanced at the principal illusions to which the senses of sight and hearing are liable, and the bearing which they have on the subject of spectral apparitions and other phenomena which it has been customary to regard as manifestations of the supernatural. 🔊
  • 10. Britons admit that a year of war has dissipated nearly all their comfortable illusions, but signs are still wanting that there is nation-wide, deep-seated realization of the immensity of the ordeal and the dimensions of the sacrifices yet to be faced. 🔊

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