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English definition of “estranged”

estranged

adjective
 
 
/ɪˈstreɪndʒd/ formal
FRIEND not now communicating with a friend or a member of your family, because you have arguedNot being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviour
HUSBAND/WIFE not now living with your husband or wife: his estranged wifeEnding relationships and divorceMarital status
estrangement noun [C, U]
(Definition of estranged from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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