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Pronunciation of Alienate: Learn how to pronounce Alienate in English correctly

Learn how to say Alienate correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word alienate:

verb
[with object]
1make (someone) feel isolated or estranged:
an urban environment which would alienate its inhabitants
(as adjective alienated)
an alienated, angst-ridden twenty-two-year-old
make (someone) become unsympathetic or hostile:
the association does not wish to alienate its members
2 Law transfer ownership of (property rights) to another person or group:
they defended the Masai against attempts to alienate their land
Phrases

alienate someone’s affections

US Law induce someone to transfer their affection from a person (such as a spouse) with legal rights or claims on them:
he sued him for alienating his wife’s affections
Origin:

early 16th century: from Latin alienat- ‘estranged’, from the verb alienare, from alienus ‘of another’ (see alien)