Translation of "separate" - English-Portuguese 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

separar(-se), dividir(-se)
I separated the class into three groups.

to move apart, or to make people move apart

separar(-se)
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

separar-se
My parents separated when I was four.

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