The Republican Party has long been seen as the party of manliness and a refuge for disaffected working-class white men.
But Patterson said that at the moment he is not directly appealing to disaffected Tea Partiers.
“Some Taliban fear Turkey could become a safe, new nest for disaffected commanders,” says the high-ranking officer.
"estranged, hostile," usually in reference to authority, 1630s, past participle adjective from disaffect. Related: Disaffectedly; disaffectedness.