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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 il·lu·so·ry /ɪˈlusri, ˈluz; ˈlusə, zə-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 il·lu·so·ry /ɪlˈus(ə)rɪ, ˈuz-/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Il·lu·so·ry a.  Deceiving, or tending of deceive; fallacious; illusive; as, illusory promises or hopes.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : based on or having the nature of an illusion; "illusive
            hopes of of finding a better job"; "Secret activities
            offer presidents the alluring but often illusory
            promise that they can achieve foreign policy goals
            without the bothersome debate and open decision that
            are staples of democracy" [syn: illusive]