Example sentences for: disillusionment

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

  • He and Nichols give the game away in the first 10 minutes, so it's hard to understand the increasing disillusionment of Burton (Adrian Lester).

  • Since a loss of faith in the Modernist canon often seems to be paired with a disillusionment with communist teleology, wouldn't championing the essential conservatism of all those Zhdanovists make a dandy short circuit?

  • Only if it serves as a building block to a better Smiley novel in the future, one in which her brilliant lessons of disillusionment fly faster, because they're spurred on by a bigger, warmer imagination.

  • 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.

  • When he was young, Loury's disillusionment with the civil rights movement drove him into neoconservatism.


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