MIRAGE in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of MIRAGE
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mirage
 n.  unreal reflection; optical illusion
Classic Sentence:
1  That is a mirage, cheap mirage, revolting, romantic and fantastical--that's another ball on Lake Como.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky
Get Context   In PART 2: V
2  These were the mirages of that period.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER I—A GROUP WHICH BARELY MISSED BECOMING HISTORIC
3  The soul of a young girl should not be left in the dark; later on, mirages that are too abrupt and too lively are formed there, as in a dark chamber.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER IV—CHANGE OF GATE
Example Sentence:
1  How much growth is needed to cover the sadness out of a mirage.
2  Perhaps we are just chasing a mirage.
3  In economics, a mirage is a naturally occurring phenomenon in which economic statistics are bent to produce an image of a desired outcome.