Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Illusory.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Subject to or pertaining to an illusion, often used in the sense of an unrealistic expectation or an unreachable goal or outcome.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Deceiving by false show; deceitful; deceptive; false; illusory; unreal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Deceiving by illusion; deceitful; false; illusory.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. based on or having the nature of an illusion

Etymologies

illusion +‎ -ive (Wiktionary)

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