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Definitionarouse hostility or indifference where there had formerly been affection or sympathy
- It is plain indeed that in spite of later estrangement Hobbits are relatives of ours: far nearer to us than Elves, or even than Dwarves.Prologue (9% in)
- The strength of the Elves to resist him was greater long ago; and not all Men were estranged from them.1.2 -- Book 1 Chapter 2 -- The Shadow of the Past (44% in)
- Never again shall there be any such league of Elves and Men; for Men multiply and the Firstborn decrease, and the two kindreds are estranged.2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (17% in)
- Indeed in nothing is the power of the Dark Lord more clearly shown than in the estrangement that divides all those who still oppose him.2.6 -- Book 2 Chapter 6 -- Lothlorien (77% in)
There are no more uses of "estrange" in The Fellowship of the Ring.
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