Deceiving and Illusory


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Deceiving adjective – Tending or having power to deceive.
Illusory and deceiving are semantically related In some cases you can use "Illusory" instead an adjective "Deceiving".
Nearby Words: deceive, deceit, deceitful, deceived, deceiver
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Illusory adjective – Based on or having the nature of an illusion.
Deceiving and illusory are semantically related in sham topic. You can use "Deceiving" instead an adjective "Illusory".
Nearby Words: illusion, illusive, illusorily
Synonyms for Illusory
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Illusory or Deceiving. 2016. Accessed June 16, 2021.

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