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disaffected

[dis-uh-fek-tid] /ˌdɪs əˈfɛk tɪd/
adjective
1.
discontented and disloyal, as toward the government or toward authority.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35; disaffect + -ed2
Related forms
disaffectedly, adverb
disaffectedness, noun
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disaffected

adj.

"estranged, hostile," usually in reference to authority, 1630s, past participle adjective from disaffect. Related: Disaffectedly; disaffectedness.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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