Separate

  • 1 Separate — (bürgerlich Sebastian Faisst[1]) ist ein deutscher Rapper aus Mainz und Mitgründer des Labels Buckwheats Music. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Biografie 2 Diskografie 3 Weblinks …

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  • 2 separate — vb Separate, part, divide, sever, sunder, divorce can all mean to become or cause to become disunited or disjoined. Separate implies a putting or keeping apart; it may suggest a scattering or dispersion of units {forces that separate families}… …

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  • 3 Separate — Sep a*rate, p. a. [L. separatus, p. p. ] 1. Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected; separated; said of things once connected. [1913 Webster] Him that was separate from his brethren. Gen. xlix. 26. [1913 Webster] 2. Unconnected;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Separate — Sep a*rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Separated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Separating}.] [L. separatus, p. p. of separare to separate; pfref. se aside + parare to make ready, prepare. See {Parade}, and cf. {Sever}.] 1. To disunite; to divide; to disconnect;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 separate — sep·a·rate / se pə ˌrāt/ vb rat·ed, rat·ing vt: to cause the separation of vi: to undergo a separation the couple separated last year compare divorce Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law …

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  • 6 separate — [sep′ə rāt΄; ] for adj. & n., [sep′ə rit, sep′rit] vt. separated, separating [ME separaten < L separatus, pp. of separare, to separate < se , apart (see SECEDE) + parare, to arrange, PREPARE] 1. to set or put apart into sections, groups,… …

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  • 7 separate — [adj1] disconnected abstracted, apart, apportioned, asunder, cut apart, cut in two, detached, disassociated, discrete, disembodied, disjointed, distant, distributed, disunited, divergent, divided, divorced, far between, free, independent, in… …

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  • 8 Separate — Sep a*rate, v. i. To part; to become disunited; to be disconnected; to withdraw from one another; as, the family separated. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 separate — Note the spelling with two as, unlike desperate. The verb is pronounced sep ǝ rayt, and the adjective sep ǝ rǝt …

    Modern English usage

  • 10 separate — ► ADJECTIVE 1) forming or viewed as a unit apart or by itself; not joined or united with others. 2) different; distinct. ► VERB 1) move or come apart. 2) stop living together as a couple. 3) divide into constituent or distinct elements. 4) …

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  • 11 separate — sep|a|rate1 W2S2 [ˈsepərıt] adj [no comparative] 1.) different ▪ Use separate knives for raw and cooked meat. ▪ My wife and I have separate bank accounts. 2.) not related to or not affected by something else ▪ That s a separate issue. ▪ He was… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 separate — I separate, verb To disunite, divide, disconnect, or sever. See sever II separate, adj Individual; distinct; particular; disconnected. Generally used in law as opposed to joint, though the more usual antithesis of the latter term is several.… …

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  • 13 separate — ♦♦ separates, separating, separated (The adjective and noun are pronounced [[t]se̱pərət[/t]]. The verb is pronounced [[t]se̱pəreɪt[/t]].) 1) ADJ: oft ADJ from n If one thing is separate from another, there is a barrier, space, or division between …

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  • 14 separate — sep|a|rate1 [ sepərət ] adjective *** 1. ) not together or joined to something else: My parents have separate bank accounts. My brother and I always had separate rooms. They re not divorced but they lead completely separate lives (=do not do… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 separate */*/*/ — I UK [ˈsep(ə)rət] / US [ˈsepərət] adjective 1) not together, or not joined to something else My brother and I always had separate rooms. My parents have separate bank accounts. They re not divorced but they lead completely separate lives (= do… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 separate — ▪ I. separate sep‧a‧rate 2 [ˈsepəreɪt] verb [intransitive, transitive] to divide something into two or more parts, or to cause something to be divided into two parts: • The decision to separate the business reflects the management s current… …

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  • 17 separate — 1 / sepFrit/ adjective 1 things, places, buildings etc that are separate are not joined to each other or touching each other: separate bedrooms | The poor travelled in a separate carriage. (+ from): Keep the fish separate from the other food. 2… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 separate — separately, adv. separateness, n. v. /sep euh rayt /; adj., n. /sep euhr it/, v., separated, separating, adj., n. v.t. 1. to keep apart or divide, as by an intervening barrier or space: to separate two fields by a fence. 2. to put, bring, or… …

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  • 19 separate — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} verb 1 move/keep people/things apart ADVERB ▪ completely ▪ carefully ▪ clearly ▪ These two branches of the science have now become clearly separated. ▪ …

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  • 20 separate — verb (separated, separating) –verb (t) /ˈsɛpəreɪt / (say sepuhrayt) 1. to keep apart or divide, as by an intervening barrier, space, etc. 2. to put apart; part: to separate persons fighting. 3. to disconnect; disunite: to separate church and… …

    Australian English dictionary