separate


separate
1. adjective
1)

his personal life was separate from his job

Syn:
unconnected, unrelated, different, distinct, discrete, detached, divorced, disconnected, independent
2)

the infirmary was separate from the school

Syn:
set apart, detached, cut off, segregated, isolated, free-standing, self-contained
Ant:
linked, attached
2. verb
1)

they separated the two youths

Syn:
split (up), break up, part, pull apart
2)

the connectors can be separated

Syn:
disconnect, detach, disengage, uncouple, split
3)

the wall that separated the two estates

Syn:
partition, divide, keep apart
4)

the south aisle was separated off

Syn:
isolate, partition off, section off, close off, shut off, cordon off
5)

they separated at the airport

Syn:
part (company), go their separate ways, split up, disperse, scatter
6)

the road separated

Syn:
fork, divide, branch, diverge
7)

her parents separated

Syn:
split up, break up, part, divorce
Ant:
unite, join, link, meet, merge, marry

Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.

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