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phantasmagoric

or phan·tas·ma·gor·i·cal

[fan-taz-muh-gawr-ik or fan-taz-muh-gawr-i-kuh l; -gor-]
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  1. having a fantastic or deceptive appearance, as something in a dream or created by the imagination.
  2. having the appearance of an optical illusion, especially one produced by a magic lantern.
  3. changing or shifting, as a scene made up of many elements.
Sometimes phan·tas·ma·go·ri·al [fan-taz-muh-gawr-ee-uh l, -gor-] /fænˌtæz məˈgɔr i əl, -ˈgɒr-/.
Related formsphan·tas·ma·gor·i·cal·ly, adverbphan·tas·ma·go·ri·al·ly, phan·tas·ma·go·ri·an·ly, adverb
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  • And thus he mused and mused, and all his young life passed before him, phantasmagorically.

    Grif

    B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon