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Pronunciation of Hallucinate: Learn how to pronounce Hallucinate in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word hallucinate:

verb
[no object]
experience a seemingly real perception of something not actually present, typically as a result of a mental disorder or of taking drugs:
Ben began hallucinating and having fits
[with object] experience a hallucination of (something):
I don’t care if they’re hallucinating purple snakes
[with clause]:
he starts hallucinating that he is Jesus
Derivatives

hallucinant

adjective & noun
hallucinator

noun
Origin:

mid 17th century (in the sense ‘be deceived, have illusions’): from Latin hallucinat- ‘gone astray in thought’, from the verb hallucinari, from Greek alussein ‘be uneasy or distraught’