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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness; Remove from customary environment or associations.

Usage examples (34)
  • He remained estranged from the family for many years.
  • He does not want to "estrange" the son he sees only several times a year.
  • "Whom Summer made friends of, let Winter estrange!"
  • Don't imagine that you can ever estrange yourself from me. for more
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