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tr.v. es·tranged, es·trang·ing, es·trang·es
1. To make hostile, unsympathetic, or indifferent; alienate: The months of bickering estranged her from her family.
2. To remove from an accustomed place or set of associations: art that is estranged from its historical context.
[Middle English estraungen, from Old French estrangier, from Latin extrāneāre, to treat as a stranger, disown, from extrāneus, foreign; see strange.]
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|Noun||1.||estrangement - separation resulting from hostility|
isolation - a state of separation between persons or groups
|2.||estrangement - 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
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noun alienation, parting, division, split, withdrawal, break-up, breach, hostility, separation, withholding, disaffection, disunity, dissociation, antagonization The quarrel marked the beginning of a 20-year estrangement.
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estrangement[ɪsˈtreɪndʒmənt] N → distanciamiento m
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estrangement[ɪˈstreɪndʒmənt] n (from wife, family) → séparation f
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n → Entfremdung f → (from von)
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estrangement[ɪsˈtreɪndʒmənt] n → allontanamento
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