Definition of illude in English:

illude

Syllabification: il·lude
Pronunciation: /iˈlo͞od
 
/

verb

[with object] literary
Trick; delude: he had allowed his imagination to illude him
More example sentences
  • He illuded her about his age.

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin illudere 'to mock'.

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