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Definition 1: the legal dissolution of a marriage - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for divorce in the sense of this definition

(divorce is a kind of ...) the social act of separating or parting company

"the separation of church and state"

(divorce belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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

  • The couple divorced after only 6 months

Synonyms for divorce in the sense of this definition

(divorce 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"

(divorce implies ...) take in marriage

Samples where divorce 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 divorce in the sense of this definition

(divorce 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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