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Disappointed in someone or something that one discovers to be less good than one had believed.‘the minority groups were completely disillusioned with the party’
disenchanted, disappointed, let down, cast down, downcast, discouragedView synonyms
- ‘What are you going to do to get disillusioned voters back?’
- ‘It's time to reach out to the increasing number of disenfranchised and disillusioned Americans.’
- ‘If he was disillusioned, Walsh said, it was because so few share his belief that sportswriters are not engaging in real battles.’
- ‘I told her that I could see her getting bored, cynical, disillusioned and angry if she joined the cops.’
- ‘Criticism can so easily turn into apathy, as disillusioned people become convinced that nothing can be done.’
- ‘Those players left disillusioned by summer after summer of defeats were given a reason to give it one more shot.’
- ‘This is a schooling system for consumer cool, soft business, free ownership and disillusioned voters.’
- ‘It turned out to be a cosy place for the disillusioned - somewhere to take refuge until a new Lenin comes along.’
- ‘One dissatisfied customer leads to many disillusioned persons who will never come into your store.’
- ‘And thousands of disillusioned parents have turned their backs on the city.’
- ‘People are very disillusioned and frustrated at the way the Government has carried on its business.’
- ‘I don't deny there is a problem with people being disillusioned.’
- ‘They have won just once and many disillusioned fans are wondering just where the next victory will come.’
- ‘Or has this seemingly complicated young man simply become disillusioned and lost interest?’
- ‘One disillusioned teacher in the west of Scotland has seen his Sunday morning athletics classes dwindle.’
- ‘My guess is he's still disillusioned and reeling after yesterday's events.’
- ‘I am not one of those disillusioned students, but I do have a few complaints.’
- ‘Here disillusioned kids gather to be shaped into useful members of society with a particular talent for messing about on the water.’
- ‘Not only does he need to convince a sceptical market, he also has to reach an increasingly disillusioned customer.’
- ‘It is distressingly easy to become disillusioned and cynical while working on a development aid project.’
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