disassociate

[ dis-uh-soh-shee-eyt, -see- ]
/ ˌdɪs əˈsoʊ ʃiˌeɪt, -si- /

verb (used with object), dis·as·so·ci·at·ed, dis·as·so·ci·at·ing.

Origin of disassociate

First recorded in 1595–1605; dis-1 + associate

Related forms

dis·as·so·ci·a·tion, noun

Can be confused

disassociate dissociate
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British Dictionary definitions for disassociate

disassociate

/ (ˌdɪsəˈsəʊʃɪˌeɪt) /

verb

a less common word for dissociate

Derived Forms

disassociation, noun
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