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disabuse

verb

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  1. to free from mistaken beliefs or foolish hopes let me disabuse you of your foolish notions about married life Synonyms disillusion, disenchant, undeceiveRelated Words sophisticate; advise, apprise, clue (in), fill in, wise (up); debunk, expose, refute, show up, uncloak, uncover, unmask; disclose, divulge, spill, tell, unveilNear Antonyms beguile, bluff, cozen, delude, dupe, fool, gull, hoax, hoodwink, kid, misguide, misinform, mislead, misrepresent, snow, take in, trick

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