AskDefine | Define disillusion

Dictionary Definition

disillusion n : freeing from false belief or illusions [syn: disenchantment, disillusionment] v : free from enchantment [syn: disenchant] [ant: enchant]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. to free or deprive someone of illusion; to disenchant someone


to free or deprive someone of illusion; to disenchant someone


  1. the act or state of disenchanting or freeing from a false belief


act or state of disenchanting or freeing from a false belief

Extensive Definition

Disillusion is a German metal band who play a unique combination of black, death, progressive, symphonic, thrash, and more recently industrial metal.


Current Line-up

Past members

  • Tobias Spier - vocals, guitar (1994–1997)
  • Alex Motz - drums (1994–2000)
  • Clemens - drums (2007)
  • Markus Espenhain - bass guitar (1994–1996)
  • Jan Stölzel - keyboard (1994–1997)
  • Jörg Heinze - guitar (2000)
  • Ralf Willis - bass guitar (2005)
  • Jens Maluschka - drums (2000–2007)
  • Shya Hely - backing vocals (2005)


Studio albums

Demos and EPs


disillusion in Italian: Disillusion
disillusion in German: Disillusion
disillusion in Portuguese: Disillusion
disillusion in French: Disillusion

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

awaken, awakening, baffle, balk, ban, bilk, blackball, blackballing, break the spell, burst the bubble, cast down, complaint, correct, cross, dash, debunk, debunking, defeat, defeat expectation, dim view, disabuse, disagreement, disappoint, disappointment, disapprobation, disapproval, discontent, discontentedness, discontentment, disenchant, disenchantment, disesteem, disfavor, disgruntlement, disillude, disillusionize, disillusionment, displeasure, disrespect, dissatisfaction, dissatisfy, dissent, distaste, enlighten, enlightenment, exclusion, expose, foil, frustrate, indignation, let down, let down easy, let in on, low estimation, low opinion, objection, opposition, opposure, ostracism, prick the bubble, protest, put straight, rejection, return to reality, rude awakening, set right, set straight, show up, tantalize, tease, tell the truth, thumbs-down, thwart, unblindfold, uncharm, undeceive, undeception, unhappiness, unspell, unspelling, wake up
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