hallucinate
[həˈluːsɪneɪt]
VERB
hallucinates (third person present) · hallucinated (past tense) · hallucinated (past participle) · hallucinating (present participle)
  1. 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"
    • experience a hallucination of (something).
      "I don't care if they're hallucinating purple snakes" ·
      "he starts hallucinating that he is Jesus"
      synonyms:
      have hallucinations · imagine things · see things · see visions · be delirious · have delirium tremens · fantasize · daydream · dream · have a trip · trip ·
      see pink elephants · have daymares
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’.
What is another word for hallucinate?
Words that rhyme with hallucinate:
How to use hallucinate in a sentence?
Sylvia started to hallucinate, seeing creepy-crawlies on her bed.
I don't care if they're hallucinating purple snakes.
he starts hallucinating that he is Jesus.
Ben began hallucinating and having fits.
How to say hallucinate in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Arabic تهلوس
Bangla দৌড়বিদরা
Bosnian (Latin) priviđenja
Bulgarian (VERB)халюцинации
Cantonese (Traditional) 產生幻覺
Catalan Lucina
Chinese Simplified 产生 幻觉
Chinese Traditional 產生 幻覺
Croatian (VERB)halucinirati
Czech (VERB)halucinace
Dutch hallucineren
Estonian hallutsinatsioone
Finnish aistiharhojen vallassa
French (VERB)halluciner
German (VERB)halluzinieren
Haitian Creole è vizyon
Hebrew (VERB)להזות
Hindi भ्रांत
Hmong Daw raug dab
Hungarian hallucinál
Icelandic ofát
Indonesian berhalusinasi
Italian allucinazioni
Japanese (VERB)幻覚
Korean (VERB)환각
Latvian halucinācijas
Lithuanian haliucinuoti
Persian دچار توهم
Polish halucynacje
Portuguese (VERB)alucinar
Querétaro Otomi alucinar
Romanian halucinant
Russian (VERB)галлюцинации
Serbian (Cyrillic) халуцинира
Serbian (Latin) halucinira
Slovak halucinácie
Slovenian (VERB)halucinirati
Spanish (VERB)alucinar
(NOUN)alucinación
Swedish hallucinera
Tamil என்ற
Telugu పేకాటే
Thai ทำ
Turkish kuruntu
Ukrainian галюцинації
Urdu ہاللوکاناٹی
Welsh gweld drychiolaethau
Yucatec Maya alucinar
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