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alienate
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The Importance of Being Earnest
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  • Continuing his disgraceful deception, he succeeded in the course of the afternoon in alienating the affections of my only ward.

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  • Cry and whine and demand answers he’s not yet ready to give, further alienating him.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Surely, that will alienate our people.
    Kiera Cass  --  The One

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