Alienation in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Alienation

The act of alienating. | The state of being alienated. | Emotional isolation or dissociation.

Short Example Sentence for Alienation

  • 1. No alienation could have been more complete. 🔊
  • 2. The alienation of China is widespread, deep, bitter. 🔊
  • 3. Punjab Land Alienation Act (1900), 156. 🔊
  • 4. His only alienation was an occasional disappearance for a few days. 🔊
  • 5. What then is the source of enmity and alienation among humankind? 🔊
  • 6. Starr knew nothing of the alienation between her father and Michael. 🔊
  • 7. Punjab Land Alienation Act (1900), 156. Summary Justice Act (1908), 98. 🔊

How to use Alienation in a Sentence?

  • 1. There was evidence in the legal papers that alienation of these farms was not allowed. 🔊
  • 2. Contention is always dangerous, and will beget alienation if not final separation. 🔊
  • 3. Through our natural alienation from God we shrink from him, and from eternal realities. 🔊
  • 4. The consequence was soon shown in a renewal of alienation on the part of M. de Ganges. 🔊
  • 5. We did everything possible to avoid the alienation of Italy from the Triple Alliance. 🔊
  • 6. Frances had consolation enough for his alienation and absence from her side if numbers could compensate for the withdrawal of the fealty of one. 🔊
  • 7. Ancient popular usage and feeling show little more encouragement than ancient law itself to merely gratuitous alienation or obligations. 🔊
  • 8. It is hard to overcome again the alienation caused by neglect; for there grows up a sense of resentment and injured feeling. 🔊
  • 9. Schlegel observes it is remarkable that the three different species of mental alienation correspond to the three parts of human consciousness. 🔊
  • 10. Cannot many now unhappy remember them as the beginning of that alienation which embittered your subsequent affectional cup, and spoiled your lives? 🔊
  • 11. She would lack his company in the time to come, and her heart was too warm to endure this alienation without much pain. 🔊
  • 12. The first truth exhibited in this parable is the alienation of man's heart from God. 🔊
  • 13. Nobody in Higgleston had ever taken my natural alienation from the people there as anything but deliberate and despising. 🔊
  • 14. Now as this is so the inheritance must be in a state of alienation from God; some power has hold of it who has no right to it. 🔊
  • 15. We must bestow commendation upon all people, thus removing the discord and hatred which have caused alienation amongst men. 🔊
  • 16. Much of the alienation from God in the mind of to-day is due to rebellion on the part of our sense of justice. 🔊
  • 17. In such a state, suppose it confirmed and now threatening towards a total alienation from the truth once delivered, what could avail to save them? 🔊
  • 18. But the most remarkable example of this mistaken alienation of books occurs with reference to the first folio edition of Shakespeare. 🔊
  • 19. It was at this point that there set in that alienation of the Church from the Stage which was never afterwards removed. 🔊
  • 20. The alienation between the farmer and the labourer was exactly paralleled by the alienation which gradually crept in between the manufacturer and the workers. 🔊
  • 21. Unkind feeling, if it exist, alienation and distrust, are the growth, unnatural to such soils, of false principles since sown. 🔊
  • 22. But that breadth of nature which made Shakspeare incapable of alienation from common human nature and actual life is wanting to Hawthorne. 🔊
  • 23. Wholesale alienation of public property was intended to secure railroads and settlers, but the government did not see to it that the result was actually achieved. 🔊
  • 24. The resentment of this immense body of defrauded public creditors and injured private suitors explains the alienation of the middle class from the monarchy. 🔊
  • 25. As a result of this alienation Cherubini found himself persistently ignored and ill-treated by the First Consul. 🔊
  • 26. I think it is generally agreed that the few years of apprenticeship were more plague than profit to all parties, and made the alienation between proprietors and laborers still more complete. 🔊
  • 27. It never was a religion for the rationalist and the worldling; it was based on alienation from the world, from the intellectual world no less than from the economic and political. 🔊
  • 28. Special care is taken to prevent the alienation of property held collectively, or any similar transactions likely to produce political and economic disturbances. 🔊
  • 29. Thus Mary took all the blame for the rift with Shelley upon herself and transferred the physical alienation to the break in sympathy with Godwin. 🔊
  • 30. The alienation of the people from church and chapel was not founded on lack of spiritual patronage, or thirst for it, but from intellectual dissatisfaction with theological tenets. 🔊
  • 31. The husband by himself has no greater power of alienation than is here stated; he cannot confer an estate which will endure after the end of the marriage or (as the case may be) after his own death. 🔊
  • 32. The memory may preserve what is artificial, but, when it becomes stale, it turns to offensiveness, and thus breeds an alienation from literature itself. 🔊
  • 33. The preface to the charter of 1814 sanctioned and guaranteed most of the legal rights won by the Revolution; even the alienation of national property was confirmed. 🔊