English to Afrikaans Meaning :: illusion

illusie
Illusion :
illusie
- illusieillusionistIllusionistsillusies
 

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Noun(1) an erroneous mental representation(2) something many people believe that is false(3) the act of deluding; deception by creating illusory ideas(4) an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers

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(1) he's under no illusion about the challenges ahead(2) The trick to create the illusion of longer legs is to draw the eye upwards.(3) People do buy into the illusion that they can experience a little dusting of celeb glamour by lining the pockets of already rich stars.(4) the illusion of freedom(5) Or at least give the illusion of doing so, until a better idea comes along.(6) The apparent relativity of the moral impulse is an illusion which is created by the mind for the mind's own purposes.(7) this will create an illusion of space(8) I'm under no illusion on this point(9) the tension between illusion and reality(10) The progress of the film is a progress through illusion and deception toward reality and truth.(11) We were at least under the illusion that we could have an idea, have a style, that wouldn't immediately be sold back to us.(12) Many people today, however, cling to the illusion that gaining material wealth will be the key to all their problems.(13) I wowed him with an illusion involving a silk scarf and a cup with a false bottom.(14) That, of course, adds to the illusion surrounding the arrangement, which is the idea.(15) the illusion of family togetherness(16) But even today, Romanians still live with the realities behind the illusion .
Related Words
(1) optical illusion ::
optiese illusie
Synonyms
Noun
1. delusion ::
dwaling
2. appearance ::
voorkoms
3. mirage ::
lugspieëling
5. deception ::
misleiding
6. head game ::
hoof spel
7. fancy ::
fancy
8. semblance ::
skyn
Antonyms
1. truth ::
waarheid
2. verity ::
waarheid
Different Forms
illusion, illusionist, illusionists, illusions
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

to sacrifice their lives
for a dream, an illusion.

to sacrifice their lives for a dream, an ILLUSION.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 2


You see,
it\'s just all an illusion.

You see, it's just all an ILLUSION.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 7


next miraculous
illusion.

next miraculous ILLUSION.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 12


with the concept
that time is an illusion.

with the concept that time is an ILLUSION.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 19


...it will create the illusion
of time going faster.

...it will create the ILLUSION of time going faster.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 2


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