Sentence Examples

  • In some passages the poet seems to take delight in casting dramatic illusion to the winds.
  • Whether it was so, or merely chance or illusion, no one knows.
  • During this time the illusion of a wheel or wheels produced by the ciliary action of the disk had puzzled all observers.
  • He was under no illusion as to their achievements; his memoir on the work of the congress of Vienna is at once an incisive piece of criticism and a monument of his own disillusionment.
  • It may happen that the change in density is so great that only the upper rays reach the eye; we are then met with the curious illusion of seeing inverted ships in the clouds, although nothing is visible on the ocean.