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estrange
used in Anna Karenina

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Definition
arouse hostility or indifference where there had formerly been affection or sympathy
  • In the relations of the husband and wife the same estrangement still remained, but there was no talk now of separation, and Stepan Arkadyevitch saw the possibility of explanation and reconciliation.
    Part One (61% in)
  • I am fully persuaded that you have repented and do repent of what has called forth the present letter, and that you will cooperate with me in eradicating the cause of our estrangement, and forgetting the past.
    Part Three (41% in)
  • This second meeting might have been expected, one would have supposed, to estrange them still more.
    Part Five (20% in)

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