Definitions for illusionary
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word illusionary
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
something that deceives by producing a false or misleading impression of reality.
the state or condition of being deceived; misapprehension.
an instance of being deceived.
a perception, as of visual stimuli
Ref: ( optical illusion )
a delicate tulle of silk or nylon having a cobwebbed appearance, for trimmings, veilings, and the like.
Obs. the act of deceiving.
Origin of illusion:
1300–50; ME < L illūsiō irony, mocking, der. of illūdere to mock, ridicule =-il-il1+lūdere to play
marked by or producing illusion
"illusionary stage effects"
Illusory; pertaining to an illusion, or of the nature of an illusion.
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