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 separateness
Placing an undue emphasis on our ‘separateness’ is a step backward.Fringe Factor: Penn. Health Dept. Says Gays Are Like 12 Year Olds|Caitlin Dickson|September 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Rhythm was simply ease, as separateness, due to want of rhythm, was dis-ease.The Promise of Air|Algernon Blackwood
I understood why she had kept such hold upon me through years of separateness.Lazarre|Mary Hartwell Catherwood
Their pictures were sold but seldom exhibited, so that a kind of separateness, almost a secrecy, came to belong to their admirers.Oscar Wilde|Arthur Ransome