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Synonyms for disaffection
-ʃəndis·af·fec·tion

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disaffection

    Synonyms:
    disloyalty, rebellion, sedition, treason

    Antonyms:
    allegiance, devotion, faithfulness, fealty, homage, loyalty, obedience, subjection

Princeton's WordNet

  1. alienation, disaffection, estrangementnoun

    the feeling of being alienated from other people

    Synonyms:
    estrangement, alienation

  2. disaffectionnoun

    disloyalty to the government or to established authority

    "the widespread disaffection of the troops"

    Synonyms:
    estrangement, alienation

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disaffectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    alienation, estrangement, breach, disagreement, dissatisfaction, disloyalty, ill-will

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#15471rebellion
#24186treason
#27687dissatisfaction
#28886alienation
#32460discontent
#47035sedition
#48141displeasure
#61088disillusionment
#89530estrangement
#98134disaffection
#103718disloyalty

How to use disaffection in a sentence?

  1. Mahatma Gandhi, 1922 Circuit House speech (court) charged with "attempting to disaffect towrds his majestys government":

    Affection cannot be manufactored or regulated by law. If one has no affection for a person or a system, one should be free to give the fullest expression to his disaffection, so long as he does not contemplate, promote, or incite to violence.

  2. Rob Manwaring:

    The disaffection that plays out in the US doesn't play out here because of the system.


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