Synonyms of delusion in English:

delusion


See definition of delusion

noun

1‘the male delusion that attractive young women are harbouring romantic thoughts about them’

SYNONYMS

misapprehension, mistaken impression, false impression, mistaken belief, misconception, misunderstanding, mistake, error, misinterpretation, misconstruction, misbelief

fallacy, illusion, figment of the imagination, fantasy, chimera

fool's paradise, self-deception

2‘a web of delusion’

SYNONYMS

deception, misleading, deluding, fooling, tricking, trickery, duping