The definition of estranged is separated or in a distant relationship.adjective
An example of estranged used as an adjective is in the phrase an "estranged sibling" which means a sibling that someone hasn't spoken to in a long time.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Variant of estrange
- to remove, as from usual surroundings or associates; keep apart or away
- to turn (a person) from an affectionate or friendly attitude to an indifferent, unfriendly, or hostile one; alienate the affections of
Origin: OFr estranger, to remove < ML extraneare, to treat as a stranger < L extraneus, strange
- estrangement noun
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