Synonyms for Illusory:
chimerical, delusive, delusory, fallacious, false, fictitious, hallucinatory, illusive, imaginary, misleading, unreal, visionary, fancied.
hallucinatory, phantasmagoric, phantasmal, phantasmic.
imaginary, unrealistic, not real, unactual, unreal, unsubstantial.
apparitional, chimerical, empty, ethereal, immaterial, impalpable, inessential, insignificance, intangible, nonexistence, null, phantasmal, spectral, tenuous, unreal, unsubstantial, vacant, vacuous, weightless, unconcrete.
n.fake, fictitious, hypothetical, made-up, mock, pretended, simulated, synthetic. chimeric, delusive, delusory, dreamlike, hallucinatory, phantasmagoric, real, visionary, phantasmic. deceptive, fallacious, honest, misleading. •illusory (noun)
chimeric, delusive, delusory, dreamlike, hallucinatory, misleading, phantasmagoric, phantasmic. visionary. fallacious. •misleading
•Other relevant words:
chimeric, deceptive, delusive, delusory, dreamlike, fallacious, false, fancied, fictitious, hallucinatory, hypothetical, illusive, made-up, misleading, mock, phantasmagoric, visionary, phantasmic.
Usage examples for illusory
As, other things being equal, a baby benefits enormously by being born within the social framework rather than in the illusory freedom of " pure" nature; so the growth of the soul is, or should be, helped and not hindered by the nurture it receives from the religious society in which it is born. – The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day by Evelyn Underhill