- to set free from an enchantment or illusion
- to make no longer pleased with or charmed by someone or something: often in the pp.: disenchanted with a once-favorite vacation spot
Origin of disenchantFrench désenchanter: see dis- and enchant
transitive verbdis·en·chant·ed, dis·en·chant·ing, dis·en·chants
Origin of disenchantObsolete French desenchanter from Old French to break a spell des- dis- enchanter to enchant ; see enchant .
(third-person singular simple present disenchants, present participle disenchanting, simple past and past participle disenchanted)
From Middle French desenchanter