verb (used with object), dis·so·ci·at·ed, dis·so·ci·at·ing.
verb (used without object), dis·so·ci·at·ed, dis·so·ci·at·ing.
Origin of dissociate
Related formsdis·so·ci·a·tive, adjective
Can be confuseddisassociate dissociate
Examples from the Web for dissociate
He could mimic printed text with alarming accuracy and dissociate the shapes and lines from their inherent meanings.
We have found of what elements the land and water consist, and how these elements combine with each other or dissociate.The Science of the Stars|E. Walter Maunder
It was the woman's impulse to dissociate the man she loved from the deed, for which she could not but feel horror.Corleone|F. Marion Crawford
You have just seen me untie the knot, dissociate the electrons, or what you will.