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synonyms for alienating

  • disruptive
  • at odds
  • discordant
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How to use alienating in a sentence

You talk of drawing, writing, alienating your land; next it will be giving lessons or school teaching.
THE PRECIPICEIVAN GONCHAROV
When the gospel is preached without respect for the autonomy and integrity of the individual, the effect is alienating.
HEREIN IS LOVEREUEL L. HOWE
Both idleness and alienating the gifts of God, are a robbing him of his own.
A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (VOLUME 1 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
The brave Post had succeeded in alienating the Ohio Indians.
HISTORIC HIGHWAYS OF AMERICA (VOL. 5)ARCHER BUTLER HULBERT
By the union of liberality and justice, he acquired the love of the soldiers, without alienating the affections of the people.
THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
Kiki allows us to indulge our fondness for being rude without alienating our friends.
PIECES OF HATEHEYWOOD BROUN
La Barre finally realized that his policy was alienating the interior tribes and he determined upon war.
THE COLONIZATION OF NORTH AMERICAHERBERT EUGENE BOLTON
Beyond those few yeomen they urged that he had no protection save in the attachment of the subjects whom he was alienating.
THE DIVORCE OF CATHERINE OF ARAGONJ.A. FROUDE
He was thus the unconscious means of furthering Executive tyranny, and to some extent of alienating the loyalty of the colonists.
THE STORY OF THE UPPER CANADA REBELLION, VOLUME 1JOHN CHARLES DENT
His board of vestrymen themselves remonstrated, counseling moderation for fear of alienating the congregation.
KILDARES OF STORMELEANOR MERCEIN KELLY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ALIENATING

  • alienating
  • at odds
  • discordant
  • disruptive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.