disaffect definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • resulting in to lose love or respect. See Synonyms at estrange.
    • To alienate or reduce the affection of; in order to make unfriendly or less friendly; to fill with discontent and unfriendliness.
    • To disturb the features of; to disorder.
    • To absence love for; become alienated from, or indisposed toward; to dislike.
    • To cause to get rid of love or loyalty. See Synonyms at estrange.
    • To alienate or reduce the love of; which will make unfriendly or less friendly; to fill with discontent and unfriendliness.
    • To disturb the functions of; to condition.
    • To lack love for; is alienated from, or indisposed toward; to dislike.
    • To cause to lose affection or loyalty. See Synonyms at estrange.
    • To alienate or minimize the love of; to make unfriendly or less friendly; to fill with discontent and unfriendliness.
    • To interrupt the functions of; to disorder.
    • To lack love for; to-be alienated from, or indisposed toward; to dislike.
  • verb:
    • resulting in a loss of love, sympathy or respect; to alienate or estrange
    • arouse hostility or indifference in where there had previously been love, love, or friendliness
    • resulting in a loss in affection, sympathy or respect; to alienate or estrange
    • To cause a loss of affection, sympathy or commitment; to alienate or estrange
    • arouse hostility or indifference in in which there had formerly already been love, affection, or friendliness
    • arouse hostility or indifference in in which there had formerly already been love, love, or friendliness
  • others:
    • To alienate the affection of; make less friendly; make discontented or unfriendly: as, an effort was designed to disaffect the army.
    • To lack affection or esteem for; not to ever impact; dislike; stand aloof from: because, to disaffect culture.
    • To throw into condition; derange.
    • To alienate the affection of; make less friendly; make discontented or unfriendly: since, an attempt ended up being made to disaffect the military.
    • To lack love or esteem for; to not ever impact; dislike; stand aloof off: as, to disaffect community.
    • To alienate the affection of; make less friendly; make discontented or unfriendly: as, an effort was designed to disaffect the military.
    • To lack love or esteem for; to not impact; dislike; stand aloof from: as, to disaffect society.
    • To throw into condition; derange.
    • To toss into disorder; derange.

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