disenchant definition by Webster's New World
- to set free from an enchantment or illusion
- disillusion (sense )
Origin: French désenchanter: see dis- and amp; enchant
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- disenchantment noun
disenchant definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb dis·en·chant·ed, dis·en·chant·ing, dis·en·chants
To free from illusion or false belief; undeceive.
Origin: Obsolete French desenchanter, from Old French, to break a spell : des-, dis- + enchanter, to enchant; see enchant.
- disˌen·chantˈer noun
- disˌen·chantˈing·ly adverb
- disˌen·chantˈment noun