Synonyms for Illusory:
misleading, fictitious, delusive, imaginary, chimerical, false, unreal, delusory, fallacious, fancied, illusive, hallucinatory, visionary.
phantasmal, hallucinatory, phantasmagoric, phantasmic.
unreal, not real, unrealistic, imaginary, unsubstantial, unactual.
empty, impalpable, nonexistence, null, inessential, phantasmal, immaterial, spectral, unconcrete, intangible, unsubstantial, ethereal, apparitional, chimerical, vacant, insignificance, weightless, tenuous, vacuous, unreal.
n.pretended, simulated, fictitious, made-up, hypothetical, synthetic, mock, fake. •illusory (noun)
misleading, phantasmagoric, delusive, dreamlike, delusory, phantasmic, hallucinatory, chimeric. visionary. fallacious. •misleading
•Other relevant words:
made-up, hypothetical, hallucinatory, fictitious, misleading, deceptive, dreamlike, phantasmagoric, mock, delusive, visionary, false, delusory, illusive, fancied, phantasmic, fallacious, chimeric.
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