Tactile Hallucination

Science / Psychiatry / Tactile Hallucination: A hallucination involving the perception of being touched or of something being under ones skin. The most common tactile hallucinations are the sensation of electric shocks and formication (the sensation of something creeping or crawling on or under the skin).

Other Words for Hallucination

Hallucination Verb Synonyms: fantasy, mirage, day-dream, illusion, delusion, vision, dream, aberration, chimera, phantasm, phantom, figment of the imagination, apparition, spectre, ghost, par‘sthesia
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Somatic Hallucination

Science / Psychiatry / Somatic Hallucination: A hallucination involving the perception of a physical experience localized within the body (such as a feeling of electricity). A somatic hallucination is to be distinguished from physical sensations MORE

Reflex Hallucination

Science / Psychiatry / Reflex Hallucination: stimulus in one sensory field leads to a hallucination in another sensory field MORE

Tactile Hallucination

Science / Psychiatry / Tactile Hallucination: A hallucination involving the perception of being touched or of something being under ones skin. The most common tactile hallucinations are the sensation of electric shocks and formication (the sensat MORE

Tactile Imagery

Entertainment / Literature / Tactile Imagery: Verbal description that evokes the sense of touch. See imagery. MORE

Visual Hallucination

Science / Psychiatry / Visual Hallucination: A hallucination involving sight, which may consist of formed images, such as of people, or of unformed images, such as flashes of light. Visual hallucinations should be distinguished from illusions, w MORE

Pseudohallucination

Science / Psychiatry / Pseudohallucination: form of imagery arising in the subjective inner space and lack the substantiality usual of normal perceptions. MORE

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