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.
  • Such a logic, however, is a dialectic of illusion, perplexed by paralogisms and helpless in the face of antinomies.