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Another word for separate

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Verb
  1. To become or cause to become apart one from another

  2. To make a division into parts, sections, or branches

  3. To set apart (one kind or type) from others

    See also:

    include

  4. To distribute into groups according to kinds

    See also:

    collect

  5. To recognize as being different

    See also:

    same

  6. To terminate a relationship or an association by or as if by leaving one another

  7. To release from military duty

    See also:

    keep

    free

Adjective
  1. Being or related to a distinct entity

    See also:

    include

  2. Distinguished from others by nature or qualities

    See also:

    same

Another word for separate

Synonym Study

  • Sunder , now largely a literary term, implies a violent splitting, tearing, or wrenching apart
  • Part is now usually applied to the separation of persons or things that have been closely connected or associated refused to part with his teddy bear sever implies a forcible and complete separation, as by cutting off a part from a whole to sever a branch from a tree, severed all relations with her brother
  • Divide implies a separation into parts, pieces, groups, etc. by or as by cutting, splitting, branching, etc., often for purposes of apportionment to divide the profits into equal shares
  • Separate implies the putting apart of things previously united, joined, or assembled to separate machine parts, a family, etc.