Mirage – When Hot Air Distorts Reflections of Distant Objects

(mi.ra.ge) Mirage (n.)

(मृगतृष्णा / धोखा)

It is an optical illusion caused by atmospheric conditions, especially when hot air distorts reflections of distant objects

Syn- Delusion, Hallucination, Phantasm, illusion

E.g-1. A bar appeared like a mirage at the opposite end.

2. Those visions of a championship look like a mirage.

3. By that time for layers it was a mirage in the desert.

4. England caught glimpses of victory in Abu Dhabi like a mirage in the desert.


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