from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Discontent; unrest.
- n. Alienation; loss of loyalty.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. State of being disaffected; alienation or want of affection or good will, esp. toward those in authority; unfriendliness; dislike.
- n. Disorder; bad constitution.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Alienation of affection, attachment, or good will; estrangement; or, more generally, positive enmity, dislike, or hostility; disloyalty: as, the disaffection of a people to their prince or government; the disaffection of allies; disaffection to religion.
- n. In a physical sense, disorder; constitutional defect.
- n. Synonyms Dissatisfaction, ill will, hostility, disloyalty.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the feeling of being alienated from other people
- n. disloyalty to the government or to established authority
From disaffect + -ion. (Wiktionary)