Example sentences for: alienate

How can you use “alienate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It is almost too irresistible to wonder: Did Nixon serve up his sympathetic testimony because he knew it would alienate the jury and give Deep Throat what he, Nixon, deemed his just deserts?

  • Bradley frets that Gore's attacks on his health-care plan will "alienate the public" and foster skepticism toward big programs.

  • Have you made a political calculation that you can afford to alienate the right wing if that means courting more moderate voters?

  • Presumably because so blatant a statement that wealth hath its privileges would alienate the tens of millions of nonwealthy moviegoers he counts on to turn the film into a megahit.

  • Don't alienate voters.

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