Example sentences for: disillusionment

How can you use “disillusionment” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In his speech, he says that his Vietnam-Watergate-era disillusionment gave way to a sense that by running for elected office he could help people.

  • But on the whole, I think he was a positive force in the way he reduced the rancor and disillusionment that had grown so corrosive in the late '60s and '70s.

  • Since the 1920s disillusionment with the nascent republic — with its clear dependence on the United States and its lack of political probity or social equality — had grown steadily.

  • "If Pakistan tests without matching India's performance, Prime Minister [Nawaz] Sharif will face the brunt of his electorate's disillusionment and wrath," the paper said in an editorial.

  • It attributes the plummet in the number of men entering the priesthood to pedophilia scandals, disillusionment with celibacy, and "the increasingly secular nature of American life."


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