Origin of dissociate
OTHER WORDS FROM dissociatedis·so·ci·a·tive, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH dissociatedisassociate, dissociate
Words nearby dissociate
How to use dissociate in a sentence
Somewhere in his past, Elliot had been hurt so badly that he dissociated into a version of himself who cared for everybody by ceasing to care about himself.One Good Thing: An unsung drama of the 2010s you should stream right now|Emily VanDerWerff|August 26, 2021|Vox
In order for Morgan’s ideas to be considered plausible, they had to be stripped of her sharp feminist wit, dissociated from Morgan herself, and repackaged as legitimate science.
Hatcher was dissociating, on the verge of tears, and he had no idea what he was doing.My Son Fell While Skiing. Then His Mind Went Blank.|Tracy Ross|April 12, 2021|Outside Online
A separate study last week showed that it’s possible to grow a mouse fetus through half of its gestation in an artificial womb—a record for mammals, and one that further dissociates reproduction from the age-old “sperm meets egg” story.Scientists Created an Artificial Early Embryo From Human Skin Cells|Shelly Fan|March 23, 2021|Singularity Hub
In most water loss models that assume atmospheric loss, the idea has been that UV radiation causes water high in the air to dissociate into hydrogen and oxygen.Mars’s lost water may be buried beneath the planet’s crust|Neel Patel|March 16, 2021|MIT Technology Review
He could mimic printed text with alarming accuracy and dissociate the shapes and lines from their inherent meanings.
It is difficult to dissociate the materials upon nationalities from those upon nations.Introduction to the Science of Sociology|Robert E. Park
Nor can we dissociate health conservation from the other aspects of the movement, even if we would.
You cannot dissociate yourselves from the labouring masses, and in particular from the women and girls of England.Three Addresses to Girls at School|James Maurice Wilson
He could not dissociate anything that this woman said or did or wore from an idea of spiritual rarity and virtue.The Ball and The Cross|G.K. Chesterton
It is not everybody, however, who can thus dissociate himself.Alfred Tennyson|Andrew Lang