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illusion

Translation of illusion in English:

nom féminin

  • 1 (croyance)
    illusions (pl) (sur about)
    elle n'a pas la moindre illusion là-dessus
    she has absolutely no illusions about it
    sans illusion aucune
    with no illusions at all
    être sans illusion(s)
    to have no illusions
    ne pas se faire d'illusions
    to have no illusions
    je ne me fais guère or pas trop d'illusions entretenir les illusions de quelqu'un
    to encourage somebody in their illusions
    se faire des illusions
    to delude oneself (sur about)
    il se donne l'illusion de dominer la situation
    he likes to think that he's in control of the situation
    entretenir quelqu'un dans l'illusion que…
    to allow somebody to continue in the mistaken belief that…

Compounds

illusion d'optique

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