Translation of "alienate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈeɪ.li.ə.neɪt/ us

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

All these changes to the newspaper have alienated its traditional readers.

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

Disagreements can alienate teenagers from their families.

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