GRE Word List

ILLUSION

a misleading image presented to the vision : optical illusion

The meaning of the word illusion is a misleading image presented to the vision : optical illusion.

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WordMeaning
endorseto write on the back of
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whelpany of the young of various carnivorous mammals and especially of the dog
euphonypleasing or sweet sound
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immureto enclose within or as if within walls