disaffection

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dis·af·fect

 (dĭs′ə-fĕkt′)
tr.v. dis·af·fect·ed, dis·af·fect·ing, dis·af·fects
To cause to lose affection or loyalty: The king's actions disaffected the colonists.

dis′af·fec′tion n.

disaffection

(ˌdɪsəˈfɛkʃən)
n
a state of dissatisfaction or alienation: the growing disaffection between players.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disaffection - the feeling of being alienated from other peopledisaffection - the feeling of being alienated from other people
dislike - a feeling of aversion or antipathy; "my dislike of him was instinctive"
isolation - a feeling of being disliked and alone
2.disaffection - disloyalty to the government or to established authority; "the widespread disaffection of the troops"
disloyalty - the quality of being disloyal

disaffection

disaffection

noun
1. The act of estranging or the condition of being estranged:
2. An interruption in friendly relations:
Translations

disaffection

[ˌdɪsəˈfekʃən] Ndescontento m, desafección f

disaffection

[ˌdɪsəˈfɛkʃən] nmécontentement m

disaffection

nEntfremdung f(with von)

disaffection

[ˌdɪsəˈfɛkʃn] nmalcontento, insoddisfazione f
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His style itself is so personal, so confessional and confiding, so caught up with the history of his enthusiasms and his disaffections, that it is often difficult to segregate doctrine from autobiography.