phantasmically

phantasmal

[fan-taz-muhl]
adjective
pertaining to or of the nature of a phantasm; unreal; illusory; spectral: phantasmal creatures of nightmare.
Also, phantasmic, phantasmical, phantasmatic [fan-taz-mat-ik] , phantasmatical.


Origin:
1805–15; phantasm + -al1

phantasmality, noun
phantasmally, phantasmically, phantasmatically, adverb
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phantasm (ˈfæntæzəm)
 
n
1.  a phantom
2.  an illusory perception of an object, person, etc
3.  (in the philosophy of Plato) objective reality as distorted by perception
 
[C13: from Old French fantasme, from Latin phantasma, from Greek; related to Greek phantazein to cause to be seen, from phainein to show]
 
phan'tasmal
 
adj
 
phan'tasmic
 
adj
 
phan'tasmally
 
adv
 
phan'tasmically
 
adv

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