estrangement

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  • This often took place in cases of estrangements when a third person was needed. Cited from Maezli, by Johanna Spyri
  • In her thoughts she went back to the first days of estrangement between her husband and herself. Cited from Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • And, really, it would be so much better if those estrangements came to an end. Cited from New Grub Street, by George Gissing
  • The same effect is produced by a common estrangement from the rest of society. Cited from The Life of Reason, by George Santayana
  • The estrangement between husband and wife was part of his scheme, largely his doing. Cited from Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • When now they had most need of each other, their estrangement was becoming more apparent and decided. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 6, No. 34, August, 1860, by Various
  • Her decision to go there leads to an ever-increasing estrangement from her mother.
  • The pair came face to face after many years of estrangement.
  • Will you each lend me an arm, as though no estrangement had ever come between us? Cited from Honor Edgeworth, by Vera
  • Through the silent suffering and the estrangement, both husband and wife believe their marriage is over.
  • Once we stopped for mid-day dinner and there came to Henry and me our first estrangement. Cited from The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me,by W. White
  • He looked at me as he never had done before -- a look of surprise and estrangement. Cited from The Whirlpool, by George Gissing
  • "I begin to feel that we shall both be better for this estrangement." Cited from Dawn, Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  • And if his gradually increasing estrangement with his sister broke into open quarrel? Cited from The Captives, by Hugh Walpole
  • He refused to accept any favour at her hands, and a complete estrangement took place. Cited from Run to Earth, by M. E. Braddon
  • The knowledge that she has grown very thin during their estrangement goes to his heart like a knife. Cited from The Hoyden, by Mrs. Hungerford [AKA: Margaret Wolfe Hamilton]
  • In spite of their estrangement, she could not keep this to herself. Cited from Clerambault, by Romain Rolland
  • She thought this may have added to his estrangement from the pop music business of the 1970s.
  • She knew that she was entirely to blame for her estrangement from him. Cited from The Elephant God, by Gordon Casserly
  • The incident led to her estrangement with her grandfather for ten years until the night of his murder.
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