Delusive is an adjective that is used to describe giving a false or misleading impression. Deceptive, unreal.
- ‘Delusive’ promises of consistent incentives for workers, helped the organisation recruit in prodigious numbers.
- He made a ‘delusive’ promise in order for him to get out of a situation. Little did he know, that such a thing would backfire so badly.
- As soon as she spoke, the people surround could understand that her words were of ‘delusive’ nature.