Translation of "separate" - English-Japanese dictionary

separate

verb uk /ˈsep·ər·eɪt/ (present participle separating, past tense and past participle separated)

to divide into parts, or to make something divide into parts

(~に)分かれる, ~を分ける
I separated the class into three groups.

to move apart, or to make people move apart

別れる, ~を隔てる
I’ll separate you two if you don’t stop talking!

to start to live in a different place from your husband or wife because the relationship has ended

別居する
My parents separated when I was four.

(Translation of “separate verb” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)