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Definition 1: force, take, or pull apart - [verb of contact]

Samples where disunite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He separated the fighting children
  • Moses parted the Red Sea

Synonyms for disunite in the sense of this definition

(disunite is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

(... is a kind of disunite ) separate or cause to separate abruptly

"The rope snapped" "tear the paper"

(... is a kind of disunite ) set or keep apart

"sever a relationship"

(... is a kind of disunite ) separate from a clinch, in boxing

"The referee broke the boxers"

(... is a kind of disunite ) separate the seeds from (cotton) with a cotton gin

(... is a kind of disunite ) separate (meat) at the joint

(... is a kind of disunite ) to separate or be separated by force

"planks were in danger of being torn from the crossbars"

(... is a kind of disunite ) separate with or as if with an instrument

"Cut the rope"

(... is a kind of disunite ) make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten

(... is a kind of disunite ) separate at the joints

"disjoint the chicken before cooking it"

(... is a kind of disunite ) make disjoint, separated, or disconnected; undo the joining of

(... is a kind of disunite ) set apart from others

"The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on"

(... is a kind of disunite ) cause to concentrate about two conflicting or contrasting positions

(... is a kind of disunite ) separate into isolated compartments or categories

"You cannot compartmentalize your life like this!"

(disunite causes ...) come apart

"The two pieces that we had glued separated"

Samples where disunite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She disassociated herself from the organization when she found out the identity of the president

Synonyms for disunite in the sense of this definition

(disunite is a kind of ...) 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"

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