drift apart

Definitions of drift apart

v lose personal contact over time

“The two women, who had been roommates in college, drifted apart after they got married”
drift away
Type of:
alien, alienate, disaffect, estrange
arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness

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