alienation definition

  • noun:
    • The act of alienating or the condition of being alienated; estrangement: Alcoholism frequently leads to the alienation of friends and family.
    • psychological isolation or dissociation.
    • Law The work of transferring residential property or name to it to another.
    • The act of alienating.
    • their state of being alienated.
    • psychological separation or dissociation.
    • The work of alienating, and/or condition of being alienated.
    • A transfer of title, or a legal conveyance of home to some other.
    • A withdrawing or estrangement, at the time of the affections.
    • Mental alienation; derangement of emotional characteristics; insanity.
    • The work of alienating, or perhaps the condition of being alienated.
    • The diversion of places from ecclesiastical to secular ownership.
    • A withdrawing or an estrangement, as of sensation or the affections.
    • Deprivation, or partial starvation, of emotional characteristics; derangement; insanity.
    • their state in which one has entirely forgotten his identification and becomes a fresh individual, alien to their previous self.
    • the action of alienating; the action of causing to become unfriendly
    • separation resulting from hostility
    • the impression of being alienated off their folks
    • (law) the voluntary and absolute transfer of title and possession of real home from individual another

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