Alienated - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈeɪliəˌnetəd|  American pronunciation of the word alienated
Brit.  |ˈeɪliəneɪtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word alienated
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto alienate
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto alienate

adjective

- socially disoriented(syn: anomic, disoriented)

we live in an age of rootless alienated people

- caused to be unloved (syn: estranged)

Examples

She was alienated from her family.

He alienated most of his colleagues with his bad temper.

Her position on this issue has alienated many former supporters.

we live in an age of rootless alienated people

He felt that his experiences had alienated him from society.

Gina had become alienated from her family.

She alienated her friends when she became fanatically religious

the boring work alienated his employees

The new manager's star-chamber methods quickly alienated the staff.

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