(Music) A short composition developing a single theme contrapuntally.
A fabricated thing; esp., a falsehood, false excuse, etc.
A romantic liking or interest:
Something, such as an invention, that is a creation of the fancy.
Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
The thing appearing; a visible object; a form.
A visionary scheme; a wild conceit; an idle fancy.
Narrative, explanatory material, or belief that is not true or has been imagined or fabricated:
The concept or character projected to the public, as by a person or institution, especially as interpreted by the mass media:
A perception of something that has no physical reality; figment of the mind; esp., a specter, or ghost
An early type of magic-lantern show consisting of various optical illusions in which objects rapidly change size, blend into one another, etc.
Phantom is a ghost or something that seems to appear but that doesn't actually exist.
Any object of fear or dread
Something which has become real.
The definition of a daydream is a fantasy or series of pleasant thoughts you have when awake that helps you to escape from reality.
Unusual competence in discernment or perception; intelligent foresight:
A myth is defined as a story without an author that is passed along and is usually intended to teach a lesson, or something that is untrue.
(Mathematics) A real number.
Faith, esp. religious faith
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