Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To free or deprive of illusion.
  • noun The act of disenchanting.
  • noun The condition or fact of being disenchanted.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A freeing or becoming free from illusion; the state of being disillusioned or disenchanted; disenchantment.
  • To free from illusion; disenchant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act or process of freeing from an illusion, or the state of being freed therefrom.
  • transitive verb To free from an illusion; to disillusionize.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To free or deprive of illusion; to disenchant.
  • noun countable The act or process of disenchanting or freeing from a false belief.
  • noun uncountable The state of having been or process of becoming freed of false belief.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun freeing from false belief or illusions
  • verb free from enchantment

Etymologies

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dis- +‎ illusion

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