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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Delusions

    A false belief regarding the self or persons or objects outside the self that persists despite the facts, and is not considered tenable by one's associates.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of delusions in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of delusions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of delusions in a Sentence

  1. Ernest Hello:

    There are men who would quickly love each other if once they were speak to each other; for when they spoke they would discover that their souls had only separated by phantoms and delusions.

  2. Christian Nestell Bovee:

    No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities.

  3. Raymond Chandler:

    Some are able and humane men and some are low-grade individuals with the morals of a goat, the artistic integrity of a slot machine, and the manners of a floorwalker with delusions of grandeur.

  4. Charles Krauthammer:

    What struck me above all was not the misstatement of facts or the delusions about what's going on, it's the president's tone. There was this lassitude, passivity, annoyance, he was irritable, you know, 'You guys asking me again if the strategy is working,' as if it's all so obvious that it is.

  5. Ambrose Gwinett Bierce:

    All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusions is called a philosopher.

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