An optical illusion caused by atmospheric conditions, esp. the appearance of a sheet of water in a desert or on a hot road caused by the refraction of light from the sky by heated air
Something that appears real or possible but is not in fact so
the notion that the public is pro-business is a mirage
an optical illusion in which atmospheric refraction by a layer of hot air distorts or inverts reflections of distant objects
something illusory and unattainable
A mirage is a naturally occurring optical phenomenon in which light rays are bent to produce a displaced image of distant objects or the sky. The word comes to English via the French mirage, from the Latin mirare, meaning "to look at, to wonder at". ...
Mirage is a 1965 thriller directed by Edward Dmytryk from a script by Peter Stone (based on a book by Howard Fast), starring Gregory Peck, Diane Baker, Walter Matthau, and Kevin McCarthy, and released by Universal Pictures.
Mirage (Espejismo) is a 1972 Peruvian drama film directed by Armando Robles Godoy. Robles Godoy wrote the screenplay together with Bernardo Batievsky. It is the only Peruvian film to date to be nominated for a Golden Globe Award.
Mirage (Илузија; transliterated Iluzija) is a 2004 Macedonian drama film starring Vlado Jovanovski, Mustafa Nadarević, Nikola Đuričko, and Dejan Aćimović, with Marko Kovačević debuting in its lead role. It was directed by Svetozar Ristovski, who co-wrote the film with Grace Lea Troje. ...
Mirage is the name of a series of delta-winged fighters and bombers that have been produced by the French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation, flown by the French Air Force, and widely exported to foreign counties.
TVP Animation (also known as TVPaint, Mirage and Aura) is a 2D, bitmap-based digital animation software package, developed and distributed by TVPaint Developpement (France).
Mirage is the fourth studio album album by Dutch trance producer and DJ Armin van Buuren, it was released on September 10, 2010. It was preceded by the release of the lead single, "Full Focus" on June 24, 2010. ...
Mirage is a 1957 release by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers for Savoy records.
Mirage were a progressive rock offshoot from Camel in the 1990s.
Mirage is Camel's second album, released in 1974, and is one of the group's most remembered albums. It features their best-known song, "Lady Fantasy", and is also a showplace for Andrew Latimer's flute, notably on "Supertwister".
The Mirage chocolate bar is in many ways similar to the Aero bar. It is a long chocolate bar with a trapezoidal shape, filled with bubbles. It is often found in a yellow-white wrapper. The chocolate bar is made by Nestle Canada. It is manufactured in a peanut-free facility.
Mirage, in comic, may refer to: * Danielle Moonstar, an X-Men superheroine who sometimes uses the codename Mirage * Mirage (DC Comics), the Batman minor supervillain Mike and the Teen Titan superheroine Miriam Delgado * Mirage (Marvel Comics), the Spider-Man supervillain Desmond Charne
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Mirage is the name of two DC Comics characters. The first was a minor villain of Batman. The second is a heroine who is affiliated with the Teen Titans.
Mirage was recorded as an album by Eric Burdon and The Eric Burdon Band in 1973 during the "Mirage Project". It was not released until February 27, 2008 by Universal.
Mirage is the thirteenth studio album by Fleetwood Mac, released in June 1982.
Mirage is a fictional character from the toyline, comic books and cartoon series.
Mirage is the seventh album by Romanian hard rock group Iris.
Mirage is a 1995 Hindi ghazal album by the Indian singer Jagjit Singh.It was released by Saregama-HMV.
An optical phenomenon in which light is refracted through a layer of hot air close to the ground, giving the appearance of there being refuge in the distance; An illusion
(Mirages) Opus 9. 1966. Pf. Ms. RCI 252 (J. Dufresne)
(Mirages) Spell-sent impressions.
Optical refraction in the atmosphere consisting of images displaced from their true positions.
A refraction phenomenon that makes an object appear to be displaced from its true position. When an object appears higher than it actually is, it is called a superior image. When an object appears lower than it actually is, it is an inferior mirage.