Definition of disenchantment in English:

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disenchantment

Pronunciation: /ˌdɪs(ɪ)nˈtʃɑːntm(ə)nt/

noun

[mass noun]
A feeling of disappointment about someone or something you previously respected or admired; disillusionment: their growing disenchantment with the leadership
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  • The conference season took place against a growing mood of public cynicism, disenchantment and disengagement from politics.
  • At a time of deep disenchantment and voter cynicism, she stood out as an honest human being.
  • Obviously measures have been taken to rectify the situation, but there is still an impression of disillusion, if not disenchantment.
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