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English verb: disunite

1. disunite (social) part; cease or break association with


SamplesShe disassociated herself from the organization when she found out the identity of the president.


Synonymsdisassociate, disjoint, dissociate, divorce


Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)break, break up, part, separate, split, split up

2. disunite (contact) force, take, or pull apart


SamplesHe separated the fighting children.
Moses parted the Red Sea.


Synonymsdivide, part, separate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s something from somebody


Broader (hypernym)displace, move


Narrower (hyponym)break, break up, bust, compartmentalise, compartmentalize, cut, cut up, disarticulate, disconnect, disjoin, disjoint, disjoint, gin, isolate, joint, keep apart, polarise, polarize, rupture, sequester, sequestrate, set apart, sever, snap, tear, tear


Causedivide, part, separate









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