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Synonyms for ignis fatuus
ˈɪg nɪs ˈfætʃ u əs; ˈɪg niz ˈfætʃ uˌaɪig·nis fatu·us

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  1. friar's lantern, ignis fatuus, jack-o'-lantern, will-o'-the-wispnoun

    a pale light sometimes seen at night over marshy ground

    Synonyms:
    will-o'-the-wisp, jack-o'-lantern, friar's lantern

  2. will-o'-the-wisp, ignis fatuusnoun

    an illusion that misleads

    Synonyms:
    will-o'-the-wisp, jack-o'-lantern, friar's lantern

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  1. ignis fatuus

    Synonyms:
    [L.] jack-with-a-lantern, jack-a-lantern, will-with-the-wisp, will-o'-the-wisp

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ignis fatuus

    Synonyms:
    will-o'-the-wisp, jack-with-a-lantern, decoy

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  1. Emily Dickinson:

    The abdication of belief makes the behavior small -- better an ignis fatuus than no illume at all.

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