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chimera

noun

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a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality
  • a monster in the closet would not have been the first chimera that the boy had seen in his mind's eye

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“Chimera.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chimera. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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