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disillusionment

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The process of disillusioning; the state of being disillusioned.

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

  • noun The act of freeing from an illusion, or the state of being freed therefrom.

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

  • noun A feeling of disappointment, akin to depression, arising from the realization that something is not what it was expected or believed to be, possibly accompanied by philosophical angst from having one's beliefs challenged.
  • noun The act of freeing from an illusion; the state of being freed therefrom.

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

  • noun freeing from false belief or illusions

Etymologies

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dis- + illusion + -ment

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