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disillusion

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌdɪs.ɪˈluː.ʒən/
to disappoint someone by telling them the unpleasant truth about something or someone that they had a good opinion of, or respected
使幻想破灭;使清醒,使觉悟
I hate to/I'm sorry to disillusion you, but pregnancy is not always wonderful - I was sick every day for six months.
我不想打破你的美梦,但是怀孕并非总是美妙的事——我当时有6个月的时间天天都恶心。
Disappointing yourself and others
disillusionment
 
 
/ˌdɪs.ɪˈluː.ʒən.mənt/ noun [U] ( also disillusion)
There is increasing disillusionment with the government.
人们对政府感到越来越失望。
Disappointing yourself and others
(Definition of disillusion from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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