Translation of "alienate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

alienate

verb [ T ] uk /ˈeɪ.li.ə.neɪt/ us /ˈeɪ.li.ə.neɪt/
LOSE SUPPORT 失去支持

to cause someone or a group of people to stop supporting and agreeing with you

离间;使背离;使不友好
All these changes to the newspaper have alienated its traditional readers. 报纸改头换面疏远了老读者。
MAKE UNWELCOME 不受欢迎

to make someone feel that they are different and not part of a group

使格格不入;使疏远
Disagreements can alienate teenagers from their families. 家庭争吵会使青少年跟家人产生感情裂痕。

(Translation of “alienate” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)