delusional

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de·lu·sion·al

(dē-lū'zhŭn-ăl),
Relating to a delusion.

de·lu·sion·al

(dĕ-lū'zhŭn-ăl)
Relating to a delusion.
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For example, suppose that one of the brunette audience members in the example above generally objects to participating in demonstrations, but also believes delusionally that although failure to raise her hand would not make the world any worse off, raising it would immediately make it a vastly better off place.
If Whitman believed delusionally that mass murder would produce peace on earth, then he should be excused, whether the brain pathology or childhood trauma or whatever produced the delusion.
and the dominant view of morality, but she also delusionally believed
God's voice or delusionally believing that God wants the person to
command her to kill her children and delusionally believes that she must
Like most of Costner's delusionally dramatic efforts, this movie lasts much longer than the story it has to tell can support.
For example, a person who delusionally believed that she was about to be killed by another person and kills the other in the mistaken belief that she must do so to save her own life, does not rationally understand what she is doing.
For another example, a defendant who delusionally believed that she was God's agent, that God's law superseded earthly law, and that God wanted her to kill for good reason, would not be able rationally to comprehend the applicable moral and legal code.
The ignominious loner looks at a courtroom full of people who despise him and delusionally boasts to his public defender, ``They all like me.