Definitions

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  • adjective Tending to create an illusion.

Etymologies

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illusionist +‎ -ic

Examples

  • It is a question that is particularly associated with the so-called "illusionistic" or "idealist" schools Madhyamika, Yogachara, Advaita Vedanta but it is also important for those "realist" schools that oppose them.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • It is a question that is particularly associated with the so-called "illusionistic" or "idealist" schools Madhyamika, Yogachara, Advaita Vedanta but it is also important for those "realist" schools that oppose them.

    Kelamuni unimpressed by Sri Aurobindo

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in The Objective Eye author John Hyman takes a radical new approach to the genre that explores these works as subjects of a much deeper aesthetic interest.

    The Chicago Blog: August 2006 Archives

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in The Objective Eye author John Hyman takes a radical new approach to the genre that explores these works as subjects of a much deeper aesthetic interest.

    The Chicago Blog: Review: Hyman, The Objective Eye

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in

    The Chicago Blog

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in

    The Chicago Blog

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in

    The Chicago Blog

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in

    The Chicago Blog

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in

    The Chicago Blog

  • But while the modernist movement may have dismissed realism as an "illusionistic" or a "mechanical enterprise," in

    The Chicago Blog

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