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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A misleading or mistaken conviction. Also: a false belief that persists despite the facts and occurs especially in abnormal mental states.

Usage examples (37)
  • The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
  • Your delusion is has reached new lows of dementia.
  • His capacity for self delusion is simply astonishing
  • Your capacity for self delusion is simply astonishing for more
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