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disaffection

[dis-uh-fek-shuh n] /ˌdɪs əˈfɛk ʃən/
noun
1.
the absence or alienation of affection or goodwill; estrangement; disloyalty:
Disaffection often leads to outright treason.
Origin of disaffection
1595-1605
1595-1605; dis-1 + affection1
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disaffection

/ˌdɪsəˈfɛkʃən/
noun
1.
a state of dissatisfaction or alienation: the growing disaffection between players
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Word Origin and History for disaffection
n.

c.1600; see dis- + affection.

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