disenchanted


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dis·en·chant

 (dĭs′ĕn-chănt′)
tr.v. dis·en·chant·ed, dis·en·chant·ing, dis·en·chants
To free from illusion or false belief; undeceive.

[Obsolete French desenchanter, from Old French, to break a spell : des-, dis- + enchanter, to enchant; see enchant.]

dis′en·chant′er n.
dis′en·chant′ing·ly adv.
dis′en·chant′ment n.

disenchanted

(ˌdɪsɪnˈtʃɑːntɪd)
adj
disappointed or disillusioned
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disenchanted - freed from enchantment
sophisticated - having or appealing to those having worldly knowledge and refinement and savoir-faire; "sophisticated young socialites"; "a sophisticated audience"; "a sophisticated lifestyle"; "a sophisticated book"
enchanted - influenced as by charms or incantations

disenchanted

adjective disillusioned, disappointed, soured, cynical, indifferent, sick of, let down, blasé, jaundiced, undeceived I'm disenchanted with my marriage at the moment.
Translations

disenchanted

[ˌdɪsɪnˈtʃɑːntɪd] ADJdesencantado, desilusionado
to be disenchanted with sth/sbestar desencantado or desilusionado con algo/algn
to become disenchanted with sth/sbquedar desencantado or desilusionado con algo/algn

disenchanted

[ˌdɪsɪnˈtʃæntɪd ˌdɪsɪnˈtʃɑːntɪd] adj (= disillusioned) [person] → désenchanté(e)désabusé(e)
to become disenchanted → perdre ses illusions
to be disenchanted with sb/sth, to be disenchanted by sb/sth → être déçu(e) par qn/qch

disenchanted

[ˌdɪsɪnˈtʃɑːntɪd] adjdisincantato/a
disenchanted (with) → deluso/a (da)
References in classic literature ?
The red fire-light glowed on their two bonny heads, and revealed their faces animated with the eager interest of children; for, though he was twenty-three and she eighteen, each had so much of novelty to feel and learn, that neither experienced nor evinced the sentiments of sober disenchanted maturity.
As soon as she had disenchanted it the queen went back to the palace.
The disdainful ocean did not open wide to swallow up my audacity, though the ship, the ridiculous and ancient GALERE of my folly, the old, weary, disenchanted sugar-waggon, seemed extremely disposed to open out and swallow up as much salt water as she could hold.
This will be due to obstinacy and self-love--to the fact that De Griers once appeared to her in the transfigured guise of a marquis, of a disenchanted and ruined liberal who was doing his best to help her family and the frivolous old General; and, although these transactions of his have since been exposed, you will find that the exposure has made no impression upon her mind.
Female loveliness, in especial, is more than one-half disenchanted beneath its evil eye.
At last he dreamt one night that he found a beautiful purple flower, and that in the middle of it lay a costly pearl; and he dreamt that he plucked the flower, and went with it in his hand into the castle, and that everything he touched with it was disenchanted, and that there he found his Jorinda again.
Each remembered thing in the room was disenchanted, was deadened as an unlit transparency, till her wandering gaze came to the group of miniatures, and there at last she saw something which had gathered new breath and meaning: it was the miniature of Mr.
Then she disenchanted another girl, whom the Queen addressed as Evrose, and afterwards a boy named Evardo, who was older than his brother Evring.
The unhappy collector looked piteously at his wife, as if to see whether there was any one trait of Miss Petowker left in Mrs Lillyvick, and finding too surely that there was not, begged pardon of all the company with great humility, and sat down such a crest- fallen, dispirited, disenchanted man, that despite all his selfishness and dotage, he was quite an object of compassion.
Now the recollection of former tolls had disenchanted him of ambition, and he went about for a considerable time in search of the life of a private man who had no cares; he had some difficulty in finding this, which was lying about and had been neglected by everybody else; and when he saw it, he said that he would have done the had his lot been first instead of last, and that he was delighted to have it.
I divine thee well: thou hast become the enchanter of all the world; but for thyself thou hast no lie or artifice left,--thou art disenchanted to thyself!
And suppose I had won her, should I not have been disenchanted the day after my victory?