On this page:
Definition of the verb Abalienate
What does Abalienate mean as a doing word?
- [context: Civil Law] To transfer the title of from one to another; to alienate.
- [obsolete] To estrange; to withdraw.
- To cause alienation of (mind). - Sandys.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abalienate
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
by Arthur English
Abalienate. To alienate or estrange one. To transfer the ownership to another. Abalienation. A transfer of property ...
Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)
ABALIENATE, a-bale'yen-ate. v. a. (abalieno, Lat.) To make over to another; to estrange; to withdraw the affections. ABALIENATION, a-bale-yen-a'shun, s. ( abalienatio, Lat.) The act of giving up one's right to another person; or making over an ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
abalienate. To estrange; to make ...
by Bryan A. Garner
✳aliene; alienate; ✳abalienate. When we talk about property changing hands ...
In which the Accentuation, Orthography, and Pronunciation of the English Language are Distinctly Shown by John Walker, P. Austin Nuttall
obeisance [perty Abalienate, ab-a'-li -en-et, v. a. to change proAbandon, 5.-biin'-don, v. a. to desert Abandoned, ...
A Dictionary of the English Language, containing the pronunciation, etymology and explanation of all words authorized by eminent writers. To which are added, a vocabulary of the roots of English words and an accented list of proper names (1844)
by Alexander REID (LL.D.)
from ; avert, abalienate, abscond, &c. A (Gr.), without; apathy, anarchy, &c. A (Fr.). See under Ad. Abal (S.), £ strength; habilis # able, disable, disenable, inability, un Absinthium (L.), wormwood; absinthian. Ac, aac (S.), an oak; ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
* To ABALIENATE. <u. a. [from abatieno, Lat.] to make that another's which was our own before. A term of the civil law, not much used in common speech. * ABALIENATION. »./. [Lat. abalienatio.~] the act of giving up one's right to another ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Abalienate
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Scrabble value of A1B3A1L1I1E1N1A1T1E1
The value of this 10-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Share this page
Go to the wordplay of Abalienate for some fun with words!