estrange definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to help make hostile, unsympathetic, or indifferent; alienate.
    • To remove from an accustomed destination or set of associations.
    • To withdraw; to withhold; for this reason, reflexively, maintain at a distance; to stop become familiar and friendly with.
    • To divert from the original usage or purpose, or from its previous possessor; to alienate.
    • To alienate the affections or self-confidence of; to turn from attachment to enmity or indifference.
  • verb:
    • To cause to feel less close or friendly; alienate. To cease experience of (particularly of a member of family or spouse, especially in type estranged).
    • to eliminate from an accustomed spot or set of organizations.
    • arouse hostility or indifference in where there had previously already been love, love, or friendliness
    • remove from customary environment or organizations
  • others:
    • Foreign; strange.
    • set aside; haughty.
    • To alienate; divert from its original usage or possessor; connect with an intention foreign to its initial, proposed, or customary one.
    • To alienate the affections of; change from kindness to indifference or enmity; change from intimate organization to strangeness, indifference, or hostility.
    • to help keep at a distance; withdraw; withhold: generally speaking utilized reflexively.
    • resulting in to look unusual or foreign.
  • noun:
    • A stranger; a foreigner.

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