delusionist

delusionist

(dɪˈluːʒənɪst)
n
a person prone to delusions
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It is their homeland, not that of selfaggrandising and delusionist militants.
His latest assertion that the Champions League is achievable, could easily be dismissed as the ramblings of a delusionist, so we'll do that.
Hedges, one of those breathtakingly dim detectives that low-rent police dramas rely on to jump to all sorts of dumbo conclusions, was referring to crazy Reggie Aitken, a sad delusionist who clearly confused bats with chimpanzees.
With that record, we predict delusionist IDS is about to turn illusionist and vanish.
He is not a delusionist and knows how the game works.
INSTEAD of our self delusionist Prime Minister seeking to export democracy to a totally alien environment in Iraq, he should turn his attention to the somewhat dictatorial management techniques of Northumberland County Council Labour group regarding how Labour councillors exercise their democratic vote.
For some strange reason, despite the newspaper world being aware for years that the man is a Walter Mitty delusionist, the Beeb afforded him a platform to spout more myth.
A spin-off TV series, The Delusionists, which will tackle modern Saudi and Arab society, will go into production back-to-back with the film.
A spin-off TV series The Delusionists which also has a unique take on modern Saudi and Arab society will also go into production back-to-back with the film.
The first project they will produce and finance together will be an Arabic-language feature film based on Ibraheem Abbas's sci-fi novel "HWJN." The two companies also have plans for a TV spinoff of "The Delusionists," with further details to be announced at a later date.
The group of delusionists is already dreaming of kissing the hands contaminated with blood.
I have discovered that for many years I have been fooling myself over the matter of artistic talent In this I have something in common with one of history's greatest delusionists, none other than Adolf Hitler.