Example sentences for: delusion

How can you use “delusion” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The diasporan ideal depends on the delusion that Americans can reverse the cross-contamination of our cultures, our bloodlines, and our psyches--that if we dream hard enough, we might return to a prelapsarian state of pure identity.

  • They also bolstered an important delusion: that a movie as awful as The Avengers is the exception and not the rule.

  • This suspicion may be a delusion or a self-delusion, but it nevertheless provides an excuse to vote against the resolution.

  • That's either a delusion of grandeur or an elevation of your own desire for satisfaction above the recipients' need for food.

  • The delusion: Americans credit the president for national prosperity he has nothing to do with.

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