estrange estrange  /ɛ ˈstreɪndʒ/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) remove from customary environment or associations
  2. (v) arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. EVEN as it widened the war in Southeast Asia, the Nixon Administration chose to further estrange itself from the nation's campuses.
  2. The ex-Premier has said no word to estrange the press trusts under his friends, Lords Gatherem and Botherem.
  3. In view of the fact that Greece would completely estrange the friendship of Europe if she declared war, her threat cannot be regarded as more than a diplomatic bluff.

News

  1. 'Baseball Wives' star Anna Benson arrested on four counts for pulling gun on estranged husband Kris Benson and ...

    Baseball Wives star Anna Benson has been arrested in Georgia on Monday morning for allegedly breaking into her estrange husband, Kris Benson’s home with a gun. read more
    on July 9, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  2. Former Baseball Wives Star Arrested

    Former 'Baseball Wives' star Anna Benson was arrested Monday morning in Georgia after she allegedly raided her estrange husband Kris Benson's apartment with a gun and a metal baton
    on July 9, 2013     Source: antiMUSIC

Quotes

  1. "Bradford have got a great side with the likes of Matt Orford and Heath L'Estrange and it looks like they have started to click together now," said Richards. "People will talk about the points and of course that is nice but we were just as...
    on Mar 3, 2010 By: Pat Richards Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "With Ox [Orford] and Heath L'Estrange gone, the playmaking area is a lot different to what we've had the past few years, and with three young guys coming I think I'll have to take some responsibility on my shoulders to lead the boys around,"...
    on Feb 13, 2010 By: Jamie Lyon Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "We have a couple of new recruits which will be on show for the first time - Josh Perry from Newcastle, Dave Vaealiki from Wigan and Heath L'Estrange from the Roosters, it will be there first outing for Manly," Menzies said. "We'll get pretty...
    on Jan 30, 2008 By: Steve Menzies Source: Sunshine Coast Daily

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