Die Übersetzung von "separate" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /ˈsepəreit/

(sometimes with intoor from) to place, take, keep or force apart

He separated the money into two piles
A policeman tried to separate the men who were fighting.

to go in different directions

se séparer
We all walked along together and separated at the cross-roads.

(of a husband and wife) to start living apart from each other by choice

se séparer
The couple separated last year.
separateness noun

fait d’être séparé
separable adjective

that can be separated.

separately /-rət-/ adverb

in a separate way; not together

We each made our way to Jeff’s apartment separately.
separates /-rəts/ noun plural

garments (eg jerseys, skirts, trousers, blouses, shirts) that can be worn together in varying combinations.

separation noun

the act of separating or the state or period of being separated

They were together again after a separation of three years.

a (legal) arrangement by which a husband and wife remain married but live separately.

separatist /-rə-/ noun

a person who urges separation from an established political state, church etc.

separatism noun

separate off

to make or keep (a part or parts) separate.

mettre/garder à part
separate out

to make or keep separate or distinct

séparer, trier
I separated out the coloured clothes from the others before putting them in the washing machine.
separate up (often with into)

to divide

The house has been separated up into different flats.
separate is spelt with -ar- (not -er-).

(Die Übersetzung von "separate" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)