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Meaning of DISENCHANT

Pronunciation:  `disen'chant

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  free from enchantment
 

DISENCHANT is a 10 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: disillusion
 
 Antonyms: delight, enchant, enrapture, enthral, enthrall, ravish, transport
 
 See Also: disappoint, let down

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis`en*chant"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disenchanted};
p. pr. & vb. n. {Disenchanting}.] [Pref. dis- + enchant: cf.
F. d['e]senchanter.]
To free from enchantment; to deliver from the power of charms
or spells; to free from fascination or delusion.

      Haste to thy work; a noble stroke or two Ends all the
      charms, and disenchants the grove.       --Dryden.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: awaken, break the spell, burst the bubble, correct, debunk, disabuse, disappoint, disillude, disillusion, disillusionize, enlighten, expose, let down easy, let in on, prick the bubble, put straight, set right, set straight, show up, tell the truth, unblindfold, uncharm, undeceive, unspell, wake up
 

 

 

 

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