Dis`af*fec"tion (?), n.


State of being disaffected; alienation or want of affection or good will, esp. toward those in authority; unfriendliness; dislike.

In the making laws, princes must have regard to . . . the affections and disaffections of the people. Jer. Taylor.


Disorder; bad constitution.



Syn. -- Dislike; disgust; discontent; unfriendliness; alienation; disloyalty; hostility.


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