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Disaffected Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    disaffected adj : discontented as toward authority [syn: ill-affected, malcontent, rebellious]
Disaffected Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Disaffect \Dis`af*fect"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disaffected; p. pr. & vb. n. Disaffecting.]
  1. To alienate or diminish the affection of; to make unfriendly or less friendly; to fill with discontent and unfriendliness. They had attempted to disaffect and discontent his majesty's late army. --Clarendon.
  2. To disturb the functions of; to disorder. It disaffects the bowels. --Hammond.
  3. To lack affection for; to be alienated from, or indisposed toward; to dislike. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall.
Disaffected Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Disaffected \Dis`af*fect"ed\, a. Alienated in feeling; not wholly loyal. --J. H. Newman. -- Dis`af*fect"ed*ly, adv. -- Dis`af*fect"ed*ness, n.
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  • Algerian election faces disaffected populace
    Algerian presidential candidate Ali Benflis gestures during a press conference in Algiers, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Benflis is seen as the only real rival to incumbent President Abdelaziz Bouteflika for the upcoming presidential election. Read more on this news related to 'Disaffected'
  • ArtsBeat: Tribeca Film Festival: Gia Coppola Looks Back With Compassion
    Her film “Palo Alto” looks at cosseted, disaffected teens with empathy even though the filmmaker found her teenage years difficult. Read more on this news related to 'Disaffected'
  • Tribeca Film Festival: Gia Coppola Looks Back With Compassion
    Her film "Palo Alto" looks at cosseted, disaffected teens with empathy even though the filmmaker found her teenage years difficult. Read more on this news related to 'Disaffected'

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