remove from customary environment or associations
"years of boarding school estranged the child from her home"
estrange, alienate, alien, disaffect(verb)
arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness
"She alienated her friends when she became fanatically religious"
To cause to feel less close or friendly; alienate. To cease contact with (particularly of a family member or spouse, especially in form estranged).
To remove from an accustomed place or set of associations.
Origin: From estranger, from extraneus (from which also English strange, stranger). Also see Spanish: extraño.
to withdraw; to withhold; hence, reflexively, to keep at a distance; to cease to be familiar and friendly with
to divert from its original use or purpose, or from its former possessor; to alienate
to alienate the affections or confidence of; to turn from attachment to enmity or indifference
Origin: [OF. estrangier to remove, F. tranger, L. extraneare to treat as a stranger, from extraneus strange. See Strange.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
es-trānj′, v.t. to treat as an alien: to alienate: to divert from its original use or possessor.—p.adj. Estranged′, alienated: disaffected.—ns. Estrang′edness; Estrange′ment; Estrang′er. [O. Fr. estranger (Fr. étranger)—L. extraneāre—extraneus. See Strange.]
grantees, greatens, reagents, rentages, segreant, sergeant, sternage
The numerical value of estrange in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of estrange in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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