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English definition of “alienate”

alienate

verb [T] (MAKE UNWELCOME)    /ˈeɪ.li.ə.neɪt/
to make someone feel that they are different and not part of a group: Disagreements can alienate teenagers from their families.Excluding
(Definition of alienate verb (MAKE UNWELCOME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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