hallucinatory

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hal·lu·ci·na·to·ry

 (hə-lo͞o′sə-nə-tôr′ē)
adj.
1. Of or characterized by hallucination.
2. Inducing hallucination.

hal•lu•ci•na•to•ry

(həˈlu sə nəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

adj.
pertaining to or characterized by hallucination.
[1820–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hallucinatory - characterized by or characteristic of hallucination ; "the bizarre hallucinatory dreams of fever"- Jean Stafford
unreal - lacking in reality or substance or genuineness; not corresponding to acknowledged facts or criteria; "ghosts and other unreal entities"; "unreal propaganda serving as news"

hallucinatory

adjective
Of, relating to, or in the nature of an illusion; lacking reality:
Translations

hallucinatory

[həˈluːsɪnətərɪ] ADJalucinante

hallucinatory

[həˈluːsɪnətəri] adj [drug] → hallucinogène; [quality, effect, experience] → hallucinatoire

hallucinatory

adj drugHalluzinationen hervorrufend attr, → halluzinogen (spec); state, effect, vision, experiencehalluzinatorisch

hallucinatory

a. alucinante, alucinador-a; que induce alucinación.
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But that's what poetry is for me now, an art of provisional assertions that resist easy affirmations or interpretations, an art that seeks through complex layerings of vocal tones, wayward associations and images to give an hallucinatorily accurate rendering of textures, sensations, emotions--and as to overt statement, I want the statements to be the discovery of a thought as it unfolds, the process of having an idea, of putting an idea on trial.
creating a mannered clash of realities by juxtaposing various hallucinatorily detailed brocades (as in Secret Garden, 1996).
For it is only when one is in a state of boundless need, of frustration, of feeling emptied so completely it seems one can never be fulfilled again, that the inarticulate is hallucinatorily evident.