alienate


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Synonyms for alienate

alienate someone from something

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Synonyms for alienate

to make distant, hostile, or unsympathetic

to change the ownership of (property) by means of a legal document

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arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness

transfer property or ownership

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make withdrawn or isolated or emotionally dissociated

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He said in answer to a question presented to him by one of his imitators about his opinion on the upcoming parliamentary elections, that the election is a national necessity should not alienate them , and therefore changing the situation of the people is vested in good choice for people to representatives of qualified faithful Trustees who prefer the people's interests over private , sectarian and party interests.
The Government has managed to alienate its entire workforce.
"How to Lose Friends & Alienate People" fully lives up - or down - to its title.
If you want to lose friends and alienate people then buy them a ticket to this film - it's just not as smart or funny as you hope.
Mr Smith, chairman and chief executive of Intandem Films, who led the financing, said: "How to Lose Friends and Alienate People represents exactly the type of film which Intandem likes to bring to distributors - a strong commercial project with an experienced producer and a high level of cast and crew.
OR MAYBE HE DIDN'T WANT TO DRAW ATTENTION TO APPOINTMENTS THAT WOULD ALIENATE HIS CONSERVATIVE BASE.
In contrast, a CEO who says business is great when the company is facing real problems is going to alienate a lot of analysts.
In an open letter last week, the former minister accused the federal government of planning to alienate around 40,000ha of land occupied by the Malaysia Armed Forces to three private individuals.
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The "Governator" would have been hard pressed to find any candidate more certain to inflame and alienate the people who elected him to office.