phantasmagoric

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φάντασμα (phántasma, ghost) + ἀγορεύειν (agoreúein, to speak publicly).

Adjective[edit]

phantasmagoric (comparative more phantasmagoric, superlative most phantasmagoric)

  1. Characterized by or pertaining to rapid changes in light intensity and colour.
  2. Characterized by or pertaining to a dream-like blurring of real and imaginary elements.

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