Definition of disillusioned in English:


Line breaks: dis|il¦lu¦sioned
Pronunciation: /dɪsɪˈluːʒ(ə)nd
, -ˈljuː-/


  • Disappointed in someone or something that one discovers to be less good than one had believed: the minority groups were completely disillusioned with the party
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    • I told her that I could see her getting bored, cynical, disillusioned and angry if she joined the cops.
    • It is distressingly easy to become disillusioned and cynical while working on a development aid project.
    • Or has this seemingly complicated young man simply become disillusioned and lost interest?
    disenchanted, disappointed, let down, cast down, downcast, discouraged; disabused, undeceived; cynical, sour, negative, world-weary

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