disaffection

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From disaffect + -ion.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɪsəˈfɛkʃən/

Noun[edit]

disaffection (countable and uncountable, plural disaffections)

  1. Discontent; unrest.
    His disaffection with all Microsoft products, while justified, was alarming.
  2. Alienation; loss of loyalty.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used with a preposition, such as "with" or "toward".

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