estrangement

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French estrangement, corresponding to estrange +‎ -ment (act, state)

NounEdit

estrangement (plural estrangements)

  1. The act of estranging; the act of alienating; alienation.
  2. The state of being alien; foreign, non-native.

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

estrange +‎ -ment

AdverbEdit

estrangement

  1. strangely; oddly

DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

estrangement m (plural estrangemens)

  1. estrangement; alienation

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

estrangement m (oblique plural estrangemenz, nominative singular estrangemenz, nominative plural estrangement)

  1. estrangement; alienation
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