Definitions For Separate


  • A garment that can be purchased separately and worn in combinations with other garments
  • A separately printed article that originally appeared in a larger publication


  • Divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork
  • Become separated into pieces or fragments
  • Mark as different
  • Arrange or order by classes or categories
  • Divide into components or constituents
  • Force, take, or pull apart
  • Come apart
  • Go one's own way; move apart
  • Make a division or separation
  • Discontinue an association or relation; go different ways
  • Separate into parts or portions
  • Treat differently on the basis of sex or race
  • Act as a barrier between; stand between
  • To cause (two or more people or things) to stop being together, joined, or connected : to make (people or things) separate
  • To be between (two things or people)
  • To stop being together, joined, or connected : to become separate


  • Standing apart; not attached to or supported by anything
  • Have the connection undone; having become separate
  • Separated according to race, sex, class, or religion


  • Independent; not united or joint

Is Separate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Separate is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Separate in a Sentence

  • They described the process used to separate cream from milk.
  • A great distance separated the sisters from each other.
  • They walked together to the corner, but then they separated and went their separate ways.
  • There are separate restrooms for men and women.
  • The boys have separate rooms.
  • They slept in separate beds.

Synonyms for Separate

Antonyms for Separate

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