illusorily
adverb see illusory

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • illusorily — illusory ► ADJECTIVE ▪ apparently real but not actually so; deceptive. DERIVATIVES illusorily adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • illusorily — adverb In an illusory fashion …   Wiktionary

  • illusorily — il·lu·so·ri·ly …   English syllables

  • illusorily — ə̇ˈlüs(ə)rə̇lē, üz( , li also ə̇lˈyü adverb : in an illusory manner * * * illuˈsively or illuˈsorily adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑illusion …   Useful english dictionary

  • illusory — illusorily, adv. illusoriness, n. /i looh seuh ree, zeuh /, adj. 1. causing illusion; deceptive; misleading. 2. of the nature of an illusion; unreal. [1590 1600; < LL illusorius, equiv. to illud(ere) to mock, ridicule (see ILLUSION) + torius… …   Universalium

  • illusory — adjective Date: circa 1631 based on or producing illusion ; deceptive < illusory hopes > Synonyms: see apparent • illusorily adverb • illusoriness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Tage Danielsson — Infobox Actor name=Tage Danielsson birthname=Tage Ivar Roland Danielsson nationality= Swedish birthdate=birth date|1928|2|5|mf=y birthplace=Linköping, Sweden deathdate=Death date and age|1985|10|13|1928|2|5 deathplace=Stockholm, Sweden… …   Wikipedia

  • illusory — [ɪ l(j)u:s(ə)ri] adjective based on illusion; not real. Derivatives illusorily adverb illusoriness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • illusory — /ɪˈluzəri / (say i loohzuhree) adjective 1. causing illusion; deceptive. 2. of the nature of an illusion; unreal. –illusorily, adverb –illusoriness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • illusory — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ apparently real but not actually so; deceptive. DERIVATIVES illusorily adverb …   English terms dictionary

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