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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alienatingadjective

    causing hostility or loss of friendliness

    "her sudden alienating aloofness"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Alienating

    of Alienate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of alienating in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of alienating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of alienating in a Sentence

  1. Joe Holt:

    With the alarming rise of Delta Air Lines variant covid cases companies face the tough decision of providing a safe workplace by using carrots and sticks to get employees to vaccinate or impose a vaccine mandate at the risk of alienating and possibly losing some employees, it seems more likely that a big stick will motivate employees more than small carrots will.

  2. Bill Neidhardt:

    It’s creepy, alienating and sends the wrong message to New Yorkers.

  3. Fred Zeidman:

    No one knows what the Trump effect will be in 2022 or 2024. Tom Cotton has promised to primary( Republicans who don't support Tom Cotton), so a great number of them don't want to risk that, tom Cotton has not made a statement about not running in 2024, so it limits what anyone can do now, for fear of alienating the Trump supporters.

  4. Matt Diaz:

    I don't feel like we should be leveraging our customers for financial aid while they are also suffering from the effects of this pandemic, we will now have to explain to our customers why we are charging them more, and even risk alienating them.

  5. William Gheen:

    (Trump) risks alienating the very powerful base that elected him if he doesn’t act soon. We’ve given Republicans all of the branches of government, and we don’t want to see them support DACA by any means. Orange County Register, Jan. 27, 2017

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    flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
    • A. abash
    • B. denudate
    • C. scarper
    • D. abduct

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