Delusive and Imaginary


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Delusive adjective – Tending or having power to deceive.
Imaginary is a synonym for delusive in deceptive topic. In some cases you can use "Imaginary" instead an adjective "Delusive", when it comes to topics like illusionary.
Nearby Words: delude, delusion, delusory, delusional, delusively
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Imaginary adjective – Not real and existing only in the imagination.
Usage example: told by the psychologist that it was perfectly normal for their child to have an imaginary friend

Delusive is a synonym for imaginary in fictitious topic. You can use "Delusive" instead an adjective "Imaginary", if it concerns topics such as illusionary.
Nearby Words: imagination, imaginative
Synonyms for Imaginary
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