01. I don't want to [disillusion] you, but your ex-boyfriend really isn't interested in getting back together - he's found somebody new.02. Many people living in the former Soviet bloc have become [disillusioned] by the slow pace of economic reform following the collapse of communism.03. Military families are said to be angry and [disillusioned], frustrated and full of doubt with the way the war has been going.04. [Disillusionment] with the established political parties frequently results in low voter turn-outs.05. Studies suggest that most marriages go through stages of [disillusionment] in which couples discover that what they expected of their marriage is quite different from how it is actually turning out.06. He claims he married an Asian woman because he became [disillusioned] by American women, who he considers to be too aggressive and independent.07. The children felt a great sense of [disillusionment] when their favorite teacher left for another school.08. She became [disillusioned] when her art teacher gave her failing marks for her paintings.09. I don't want to [disillusion] you, but really, you're going to find it hard to get a teaching job without a Master's degree.10. Recent scandals involving priests sexually abusing young children have caused many believers to become profoundly [disillusioned] in the church.11. Stanley Baldwin once stated that the attainment of an ideal is often the beginning of a [disillusion].12. Antonio Gramsci once observed that the challenge of modernity is to live without illusions and without becoming [disillusioned].13. Dorothy Thompson once remarked that there is nothing more demoralizing than sudden, overwhelming [disillusionment].14. Someone once suggested that any new venture goes through the following stages: enthusiasm, complication, [disillusionment], search for the guilty, punishment of the innocent, and decoration of those who did nothing.15. Mason Cooley once suggested that illusions are hazardous, and so are [disillusions].
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