Definition of phantasmatic in English:

phantasmatic

(also fantasmatic)

adjective

  • Relating to or of the nature of a phantasm; phantasmal, incorporeal, illusory.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Barnabe Barnes (bap. 1571, d. 1609), poet and playwright. From post-classical Latin phantasmaticus unreal, imaginary from phantasmat-, phantasma + -icus. Compare French fantasmatique of the nature of a phantom.

Pronunciation

phantasmatic

/ˌfantəzˈmatɪk//ˌfantazˈmatɪk/