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a state or situation that is not true or real
something that people wrongly believe to be true
an appearance or effect that is different from the way that things really are
situations or ideas that exist in your mind but are not real
something that is not what people claim it is, and is designed to trick people
the experience of seeing or hearing something that is not really there
something that seems to be real or true but is not really so
something that you have imagined or invented and therefore does not really exist
something that looks very different from what it really is, usually because of the way that it is drawn or lit
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
the difference between how much money you get when you sell something and how much it costs you...
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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Free thesaurus definition of something that is not real or true from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.