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Definitions and Synonyms of hallucination | Another word for hallucination | What is hallucination?

Definition 1: a mistaken or unfounded opinion or idea - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where hallucination or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he has delusions of competence
  • his dreams of vast wealth are a hallucination

Synonyms for hallucination in the sense of this definition

(hallucination is a kind of ...) an incorrect conception

(... is a kind of hallucination ) a wild delusion (especially one induced by a hallucinogenic drug)

Definition 2: an object perceived during a hallucinatory episode - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where hallucination or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he refused to believe that the angel was a hallucination

(hallucination is a kind of ...) the focus of cognitions or feelings

"objects of thought" "the object of my affection"

Definition 3: illusory perception; a common symptom of severe mental disorder - [noun denoting state]

(hallucination is a kind of ...) (psychology) an erroneous belief that is held in the face of evidence to the contrary

(... is a kind of hallucination ) illusory auditory perception of strange nonverbal sounds

(... is a kind of hallucination ) an image vivid enough to be a hallucination but recognized as unreal

(... is a kind of hallucination ) a hallucinatory experience induced by drugs

"an acid trip"

(... is a kind of hallucination ) illusory visual perception

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