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Meaning of DISENCHANTMENT

Pronunciation:  d`isunch'antmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  freeing from false belief or illusions
 

DISENCHANTMENT is a 14 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: disillusion, disillusionment
 
 See Also: edification, sophistication

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis`en*chant"ment\, n. [Pref. dis- +
enchantment: cf. F. d['e]senchantement.]
The act of disenchanting, or state of being disenchanted.
--Shelton.

 
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