hallucination hallucination  /hə ˌlu sə ˈneɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) illusory perception; a common symptom of severe mental disorder
  2. (n) a mistaken or unfounded opinion or idea
  3. (n) an object perceived during a hallucinatory episode

Usage(s):

  1. That hallucination will be playing on a dozen American movie screens this weekend as Thumbsucker, the independent movie based on my novel.
  2. Its subsymptoms are bloat, inanity, hallucination, sexual kinkiness and contagious vulgarity.
  3. It is a collective hallucination.

News

  • Joy Of Specs: This Unauthorized Commercial For Tic Tac Will Make You Feel Funny

    Warning: not safe. Period. Somebody decided to make a spec commercial for Tic Tac--and the brand can’t be too thrilled. "Four Calories" directed by Crobin , is a three minute and fifteen second hallucination, involving a fat, mostly naked Tic Tac fetishist, a man playing the trombone, and a passed-out degenerate covered in his own blood. The ostensible brand message: Shake It Up. Hopefully, you ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Fast Company Magazine

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Quotes

  1. "This whole day felt like a hallucination. It's surreal," Imperioli said.
    on Sep 5, 2007 By: Michael Imperioli Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We were living a hallucination," said Bolden, who said "vision without resources is a hallucination."
    on Feb 24, 2010 By: Charles Bolden Source: USA Today

  3. Following Thursday's announcement, Case wrote on his Twitter page: "Thomas Edison: Vision without execution is hallucination" - pretty much sums up AOL/TW - failure of leadership (myself included)."
    on May 29, 2009 By: Steve Case Source: Wall Street Journal Blogs (blog)

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