Translation of delusion in Spanish:
- 1 countable 1.1 (mistaken idea)(vain hope) falsa ilusión (feminine)she clung to the delusion that …se aferraba a la vana ilusión de que …they're laboring under the delusion that they're going to get compensationse creen que los van a indemnizar (y están en un error)Example sentences1.2 (Psychology)
idea (feminine) delirantehe suffers from delusions or the delusion that he is Napoleonse cree Napoleónhe has delusions of grandeurtiene delirios de grandeza
- The rise of psychoanalysis did much to validate the contents of mental symptoms, including delusions.
- In the paranoid form of this disorder, they develop delusions of persecution or personal grandeur.
- LSD can induce a psychotic state with paranoid delusions that can last for months.
- 2 uncountable (act of deluding) [formal]Example sentences
- The rest of us play along, but no one is fooled by this necessary delusion.
- In short, the evidence points more towards hoaxing and delusion than real discovery.
- What is deceit or delusion, and what is genuine in this movement?
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