Definitions for disillusioned

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disillusioned(adj)

    freed from illusion

Wiktionary

  1. disillusioned(Adjective)

    Disappointed; experiencing disillusionment; having lost one's illusions.

  2. Origin: The adjective is an extension of the past participle.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aldous Huxley:

    Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.

  2. Jason Smith:

    Working-class people have become disillusioned with Labour, in Bradford West, they're looking towards George Galloway. In Bradford South, they're looking towards UKIP.

  3. Antonio Noto:

    It's very interesting because Renzi is following center-right policies but he is not getting center-right votes, disillusioned center-right voters are switching to 5-Star, not to the PD.

  4. John Berger:

    One of the fundamental reasons why so many doctors become cynical and disillusioned is precisely because, when the abstract idealism has worn thin, they are uncertain about the value of the actual lives of the patients they are treating. This is not because they are callous or personally inhuman: it is because they live in and accept a society which is incapable of knowing what a human life is worth.

  5. Paul Greenwood:

    I think it's a huge missed opportunity, a huge proportion of the electorate are disillusioned and apathetic and don't vote, and it's mostly the young ones. They are all spending a lot of their time on social. If someone had one good idea about how to reach out to them and talk to them in a language they understand, how to make politics relevant to them on social, it would be huge. But I'm not seeing that.

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