Alienated

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  • caused to be unloved
  • socially disoriented; "anomic loners musing over their fate"; "we live in an age of rootless alienated people"

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  • Alienated: alienated. Alienated may refer to: Alienated (TV series), a 2003 Canadian science fiction TV series " "Alienated" (Diagnosis Murder episode), ...
  • Alienated (TV series): alienated. tv/ ... Alienated is a Canadian science fiction TV series filmed and set in Victoria, British Columbia . The series premiered 8 July ...

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'Alienated' example sentence in quotations


* A man should learn to detect and watch that gleam that flashes across his mind from within, more than the lustre of the firmament of bards and sages. Yet he dismisses without notice his own thought, because it is his. In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts they come back to us with a sort of alienated majesty. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

* The tendancy of liberals is to create bodies of men and women-of all classes-detached from tradition, alienated from religion, and susceptible to mass suggestion-mob rule. And a mob will be no less a mob if it is well fed, well clothed, well housed, and well disciplined. - George Eliot

* Human beings are compelled to live within a lie, but they can be compelled to do so only because they are in fact capable of living in this way. Therefore not only does the system alienate humanity, but at the same time alienated humanity supports this system as its own involuntary masterplan, as a degenerate image of its own degeneration, as a record of people's own failure as individuals. - Vaclav Havel


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Alienated Sample Sentences in News


  • George Kerevan: Scottish Labour are biggest losers
    SCOTTISH INDEPENDENCE: Its core support alienated, its top echelons thirled to the metropolitan media, it’s on the road to nowhere, writes George Kerevan. Read more on this news related to 'Alienated'
  • Here’s how the Wilpons could tell Mets fans the truth
    It may well be too late to matter. There may already be too many lapsed fans, too many alienated supporters, too many lost baseball summers to suddenly have the kind... Read more on this news related to 'Alienated'
  • Israel's Arab citizens alienated after war with Hamas
    Israeli police throw grenades during clashes with Palestinians in East Jerusalem after the funeral of Palestinian teenager Mohammed Sinokrot. / Ahmad Charabli, AFP/Getty Images Read more on this news related to 'Alienated'

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