• Separating Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Designed or employed to separate.
  2. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Separate

• Separate Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To set apart; to select from among others, as for a special use or service.
  2. (p. a.) Unconnected; not united or associated; distinct; -- said of things that have not been connected.
  3. (p. a.) Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected; separated; -- said of things once connected.
  4. (v. i.) To part; to become disunited; to be disconnected; to withdraw from one another; as, the family separated.
  5. (v. t.) To disunite; to divide; to disconnect; to sever; to part in any manner.
  6. (p. a.) Disunited from the body; disembodied; as, a separate spirit; the separate state of souls.
  7. (v. t.) To come between; to keep apart by occupying the space between; to lie between; as, the Mediterranean Sea separates Europe and Africa.

Apart, Assort, Branch, Break, Class, Classify, Differentiate, Discriminate, Disjoined, Dissever, Distinguish, Disunite, Divide, Fork, Furcate, Individual, Offprint, Part, Ramify, Reprint, Secern, Separated, Severalize, Single, Sort, Split, Tell,