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

 il·lu·sive /ɪˈlusɪv, zɪv/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Il·lu·sive a.  Deceiving by false show; deceitful; deceptive; false; illusory; unreal.
    Truth from illusive falsehood to command.   --Thomson.

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: illusory]