Synonyms of apart


1. apart(predicate), isolated, obscure, unconnected (vs. connected)

usage: 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"

2. apart(predicate), separate (vs. joint)

usage: having characteristics not shared by others; "scientists felt they were a group apart"- Vannever Bush


1. apart

usage: 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. apart, aside

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

3. apart

usage: away from another or others; "they grew apart over the years"; "kept apart from the group out of shyness"; "decided to live apart"

4. aside, apart

usage: 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"

5. apart

usage: one from the other; "people can't tell the twins apart"

6. apart, asunder

usage: into parts or pieces; "he took his father's watch apart"; "split apart"; "torn asunder"

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Definition and meaning of apart (Dictionary)