[noun] a separately printed article that originally appeared in a larger publication
Synonyms: offprint, reprint
[noun] a garment that can be purchased separately and worn in combinations with other garments
[verb] act as a barrier between; stand between; "The mountain range divides the two countries"
[verb] force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea"
Synonyms: disunite, divide, part
[verb] mark as different; "We distinguish several kinds of maple"
Synonyms: distinguish, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart
[verb] separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
Synonyms: divide, split, split up, dissever, carve up
[verb] come apart; "The two pieces that we had glued separated"
Synonyms: divide, part
[verb] divide into components or constituents; "Separate the wheat from the chaff"
[verb] arrange or order by classes or categories; "How would you classify these pottery shards
Synonyms: classify, class, sort, assort, sort out
[verb] become separated into pieces or fragments; "The figurine broke"; "The freshly baked loaf fell apart"
Synonyms: break, split up, fall apart, come apart
[verb] make a division or separation
[verb] discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question"; "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"; "My friend and I split up"
Synonyms: part, split up, split, break, break up
[verb] go one's own away; move apart; "The friends separated after the party"
Synonyms: part, split
[verb] treat differently on the basis of sex or race
Synonyms: discriminate, single out
[verb] divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork; "The road forks"
Synonyms: branch, ramify, fork, furcate
[adjective] independent; not united or joint; "a problem consisting of two separate issues"; "they went their separate ways"; "formed a separate church"
[adjective] individual and distinct; "pegged down each separate branch to the earth"; "a gift for every single child"
[adjective] standing apart; not attached to or supported by anything; "a freestanding bell tower"; "a house with a separate garage"
[adjective] not living together as man and wife; "decided to live apart"; "maintaining separate households"; "they are separated"
[adjective] characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing; "an individual serving"; "separate rooms"; "single occupancy"; "a single bed"
Synonyms: individual, single
[adjective] separated according to race, sex, class, or religion; "separate but equal"; "girls and boys in separate classes"
[adjective] have the connection undone; having become separate
compartmentalize, compartmentalise, cut up
sequester, sequestrate, keep apart, set apart, isolate
sever, break up
tear, rupture, snap, bust
discriminate, know apart
discriminate, separate, single out
format, initialize, initialise
calve, break up
chip, chip off, come off, break away, break off
detach, come off, come away
partition, partition off
dismember, take apart, discerp
decompose, break up, break down
filter, filtrate, strain, separate out, filter out
sift, sieve, strain
pigeonhole, stereotype, stamp
burst, split, break open
break up, fragment, fragmentize, fragmentise
disperse, dissipate, dispel, break up, scatter
rail, rail off
shut off, close off
give the axe, give the bounce, give the gate
disunify, break apart
disassociate, dissociate, divorce, disunite, disjoint
divorce, split up
secede, splinter, break away
break, break away
disperse, dissipate, scatter, spread out
disadvantage, disfavor, disfavour