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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.
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hal•lu•ci•na•to•ry

(həˈlu sə nəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

adj.
pertaining to or characterized by hallucination.
[1820–30]
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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"
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hallucinatory

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

hallucinatory

[həˈluːsɪnətərɪ] ADJalucinante
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hallucinatory

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

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

a. alucinante, alucinador-a; que induce alucinación.
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References in classic literature ?
It fits admirably with the phenomena of dreams and hallucinatory images, and it is recommended by the way in which it accords with mental development.
The late Beatle bought the car in black, customised it with colourful, hallucinatory visuals and installed leather upholstery, a cocktail cabinet and a fine wood trim.
"Playthings" by Alex Pheby is an hallucinatory, fragmentary, and tragic fictional telling of one of the most famous psychotherapy cases in history, Offering a visceral and darkly comic portrait of paranoid schizophrenia, "Playthings" is based on the true story of nineteenth-century German judge Daniel Paul Schreber and artfully shows the disorienting human tragedy of Schreber's psychosis, in vertiginous prose that blurs the lines between madness and sanity.
One week to go and wedding fever reaches hallucinatory levels.
Well preserved in translation, with the original waiting in the latter half of the book, Berenguer's latest volume has aptly been called "quickening, rhythmic, and hallucinatory"; it is not the kind of book one reads but the kind one tumbles into.
This film marked a change in Sukzuki's directorial style, as he pushed away from doing films purely for entertainment, and worked to include striking artistic imagery, including powerful compositions and hallucinatory colors that would prove to become his signature in the bizarre world of post-war Japanese cinema.
Necessarily omitting films and their hypnotic audio, the book still offers collages that are like little pictorial jewel boxes, full of almost indiscernible details, and the inkblot drawings Conner made late in his career, whose nearly microscopic Rorschach figures can induce a practically hallucinatory visual immersion.--CHRISTOPHER LYON
Flashy, hallucinatory and very, very violent (a mum and her teenage daughter are slaughtered in the first 10 minutes), the film recalls the mid-90s strain of ultra-violence trademarked by Oliver Stone's Natural Born Killers and Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs (in which Bunker starred, 13 years before his death).
Flashy, hallucinatory and very, very violent, the film recalls the mid-90s strain of ultra-violence trademarked by Oliver Stone's Natural Born Killers and Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs, in which Bunker starred.
THREE summers ago Liverpool's owner John Henry responded to Arsenal's bid of PS40million plus PS1 for Luis Suarez by asking: "What are they smoking?" I'm guessing, after Crystal Palace tried to get Christian Benteke on the cheap with a list of add-ons which include Champions League qualification, he felt like asking if they were injecting the same hallucinatory drugs that Alan Pardew was on during his premature FA Cup Final celebration dance.
Yet this hallucinatory head-trip Western remains unmistakably Alonso's film from first frame to last--a metaphysical road movie in which origin and destination are markedly less important than the journey itself.
Summary: he Dubai Police, on Tuesday, launched a major awareness campaign in schools on the harmful effects of hallucinatory and other narcotic drugs.