Email this page to a friend

APART





Definition:

  1. [adverb] separated or at a distance in place or position or time; "These towns are many miles apart"; "stood with his legs apart"; "born two years apart"

  2. [adverb] not taken into account or excluded from consideration; "these problems apart, the country is doing well"; "all joking aside, I think you're crazy"
    Synonyms: aside

  3. [adverb] away from another or others; "they grew apart over the years"; "kept apart from the group out of shyness"; "decided to live apart"

  4. [adverb] placed or kept separate and distinct as for a purpose; "had a feeling of being set apart"; "quality sets it apart"; "a day set aside for relaxing"
    Synonyms: aside

  5. [adverb] one from the other; "people can't tell the twins apart"

  6. [adverb] into parts or pieces; "he took his father's watch apart"; "split apart"; "torn asunder"
    Synonyms: asunder

  7. [adjective] remote and separate physically or socially; "existed over the centuries as a world apart"; "preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudson; "tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization"; "an obscure village"
    Synonyms: isolated, obscure

  8. [adjective] not living together as man and wife; "decided to live apart"; "maintaining separate households"; "they are separated"
    Synonyms: separate, separated

  9. [adjective] having characteristics not shared by others; "scientists felt they were a group apart"- Vannever Bush

Synonyms:






Web Standards & Support:

Link to and support eLook.org Powered by LoadedWeb Web Hosting
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS! eLook.org FireFox Extensions