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Owl's word for the day

just one word... once a day from the Owl (mood, internet and zesa dependent)

Illusion

Progress is not an illusion, it happens, but it is slow and invariably disappointing.  (George Orwell)

 

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Definition:

illusion (n.)  :  a false appearance or deceptive impression of reality;  the state or condition of being deceived;  false appearance;  false belief.

Synonyms  :  misconception, deception, hallucination, aberration, fantasy, delusion, mirage.

Scrabble Value:

I = 1 point
L = 1 point
L = 1 point
U = 1 point
S = 1 point
I = 1 point
O = 1 point
N = 1 point

Illusion is worth at least 8 points in the game of scrabble.

"Illusion" read 2264 times

26 June 2013 07:10

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