Divorce synonyms

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To separate or unfasten; disconnect:
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To cancel out
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(Countable) Any smaller portion of a main body separately employed.
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The state of being alien; foreign, non-native.
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An invalidation, as of a marriage, by the decree of a court
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The termination, cessation, or winding up of a legal entity such as a corporation or partnership; the consensual or judicially ordered undoing of a contract by placing the parties back into the positions they held before entering into it; the termination of a marriage.
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(Intransitive) To part, separate.
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(Informal) To take place or happen; proceed:
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(Law) An agreement terminating a relationship between husband and wife, but short of a divorce.
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(Psychol.) A split in the conscious process in which a group of mental activities breaks away from the main stream of consciousness and functions as a separate unit, as if belonging to another person
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A breaking of waters, as over a vessel or a coastal defence; the waters themselves; surge; surf.
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Complete separation.
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A court order establishing this arrangement.
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(Law) a decree issued on a first petition for divorce; it becomes absolute at some later date unless cause is shown why it should not
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A break in friendly relations:
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A breach or rupture in a group:
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(Set theory) A collection of non-empty, disjoint subsets of a set whose union is the set itself (i.e. all elements of the set are contained in exactly one of the subsets).
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A home in which the parents have separated or divorced.
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To place in different groups; sort:
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To undo the action of marrying.
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To bring to an end the effect or existence of; cancel out:
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part; cease or break association with
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part; cease or break association with
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part; cease or break association with
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(Archaic) To divide into shares or portions.
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To break or separate into pieces.
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A wedding; a ceremony in which people wed. [from 14th c.]
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The act of betrothing, or the fact of being betrothed; a mutual promise, engagement, or contract for a future marriage between the persons betrothed; betrothment; affiance.
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The ceremony or celebration of a marriage.
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(Law) In United States intellectual property law, a proceeding in which an interested party seeks to cancel the registration of a trademark or patent.
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One of the parts, sections, or groups into which something is divided.
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To do away with; wipe out; abolish, withdraw, etc.
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To divide is defined as to separate into two or more parts.
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To break into component parts; disintegrate:
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To destroy or take away the unity of; divide or separate
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To separate; make or become distinct; divide
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To give in marriage:
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A lack of union, or lack of coordination, or separation.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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The act or process of severing.
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To take apart or come apart at the joints.
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A jump in ballet in which the feet meet together in midair and then land together on the floor.
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To separate oneself from a person or situation.
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To cease associating; part.
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A breaking up or separating into two or more parts, units, groups, etc.
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(Intransitive) To become separated.
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(Baseball) To take a large lead in a game.
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