Definition of 'alienate'
- arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness; "She alienated her friends when she became fanatically religious"
Synonyms: estrange alien disaffect
- transfer property or ownership; "The will aliened the property to the heirs"
- make withdrawn or isolated or emotionally dissociated; "the boring work alienated his employees"