View synonyms for disillusioned


/ ˌdɪsɪˈluːʒənd /


  1. having lost one's ideals, illusions, or false ideas about someone or something; disenchanted
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Founders Tom McGillycuddy and Matt Latham spent 8 years working in investment management but say they became disillusioned by the jargon, high fees and indifference to causes such as the environment.

He left the priesthood after he became disillusioned with the group he was working with, his wife said, and he realized he wanted to get married and have a family.

Another mother said she could no longer recognize her child, because he had grown so angry and disillusioned with the world during distance learning.

Watson is disillusioned and adamant that something better exists in the NFL.

It’s clear from online posts that these groups believe disillusioned Q followers are ripe for radicalization, and they may be right.

“I had started to become disillusioned with the norms of how people put together social structures,” recalls Miller.

Of the ones that do survive, some will be too disillusioned to carry out an attack.

Many former Eme stated that is why they left after feeling disillusioned.

A new survey finds Millennials disillusioned by Obama and the Democrats.

Reeling from regional developments and disillusioned with the West, some Iraqi Christians are looking to Russia for support.

Practically penniless and absolutely disillusioned, the amazing man was radiantly happy.

She rose, abruptly disillusioned, and looked at him as though she would spring at his throat.

The music of a concertina rose and fell, like the sighing of some disillusioned spirit.

The weather concerns the old, the satisfied and disillusioned of life, the folk from whom the romance of being has departed.

The sceptic, disillusioned, is stated to have failed to appreciate the joke!


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