unenchanted

adjective

un·​en·​chant·​ed ˌən-in-ˈchan-təd How to pronounce unenchanted (audio)
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: not charmed or enchanted
… about how we should think of fairy tales in our unenchanted present day … Terrence Rafferty

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web And yet the people within it feel as passive and unenchanted by each other as strangers at the post office. Sophie Gilbert, The Atlantic, 26 May 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1637, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unenchanted was in 1637

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“Unenchanted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unenchanted. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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