Dictionary.com

disaggregate

[ dis-ag-ri-geyt ]
/ dɪsˈæg rɪˌgeɪt /
Save This Word!

verb (used with object), dis·ag·gre·gat·ed, dis·ag·gre·gat·ing.

to separate (an aggregate or mass) into its component parts.

verb (used without object), dis·ag·gre·gat·ed, dis·ag·gre·gat·ing.

to become separated from an aggregate or mass.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!

Were you ready for a quiz on this topic? Well, here it is! See how well you can differentiate between the uses of "was" vs. "were" in this quiz.
Question 1 of 7
“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of disaggregate

First recorded in 1820–30; dis-1 + aggregate

OTHER WORDS FROM disaggregate

dis·ag·gre·ga·tion, noundis·ag·gre·ga·tive, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for disaggregate

British Dictionary definitions for disaggregate

disaggregate
/ (dɪsˈæɡrɪˌɡeɪt) /

verb

to separate from a group or mass
to divide into parts

Derived forms of disaggregate

disaggregation, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK