GRE Word List
The meaning of the word illusion is misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion.
|unexceptionable||entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism|
|mercantile||concerning trade or merchants|
|colossus||gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance|
|unison||unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.|
|discerning||mentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive|
|factitious||artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears|