verb (used with object), sep·a·rat·ed, sep·a·rat·ing.
verb (used without object), sep·a·rat·ed, sep·a·rat·ing.
Origin of separate
SYNONYMS FOR separate
Examples from the Web for separate
There is, however, a separate wing of AQAP designed to inspire their followers to conduct attacks against the West.U.S. Spies See Al Qaeda Fingerprints on Paris Massacre|Shane Harris, Nancy A. Youssef|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
My younger, straighter-than-an-arrow son was stopped and arrested in two separate jurisdictions a few years ago.
We separate the search for justice from the search for truth at our peril.
“I never felt that culture and the arts were separate from politics,” he says.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy|Oliver Jones|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“She was hot-headed, had her own way of doing things,” Gill said—and so, he left to form a separate militia group.
And he asked who would volunteer to follow two leaders in separate lines.The Later Cave-Men|Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
Practically every field is treated as a separate farm in itself.The Danes in Lancashire and Yorkshire|S. W. Partington
In the median band of both wings the spots do not flow together, but are separate and moderately heavy.The Butterfly Book|William Jacob Holland
The system is dominated, in its separate units, and as a whole, by the great principle of the conservation of energy.The Energy System of Matter|James Weir
Hold hands, palms upward, well down in front, fingers and thumbs well separated and slightly curved; separate hands slightly.Indian Scout Talks|Charles A. Eastman