Sentence Examples


  • In some passages the poet seems to take delight in casting dramatic illusion to the winds.
  • Whether it was so, or merely chance or illusion, no one knows.
  • During this time the illusion of a wheel or wheels produced by the ciliary action of the disk had puzzled all observers.
  • He was under no illusion as to their achievements; his memoir on the work of the congress of Vienna is at once an incisive piece of criticism and a monument of his own disillusionment.
  • The Rotunda, where are the ruins of the old saltpetre works; the Star Chamber, where the protrusion of white crystals through a coating of the black oxide of manganese creates an optical illusion of great beauty; the Chief City, where an area of 2 acres is covered by a vault 125 ft.