[ dih-loo-did ]
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  1. entertaining a false belief or opinion; mistaken or deceived in mind or judgment:While some deluded commentators welcomed this as "fantastic news," the rest of us were seriously upset.

  1. the simple past tense and past participle of delude.

Origin of deluded


Other words from deluded

  • non·de·lud·ed, adjective
  • un·de·lud·ed, adjective
  • un·de·lud·ed·ly, adverb

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