Definitions for apartəˈpɑrt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word apart
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
into pieces or parts; to pieces:
to take a watch apart; falling apart from decay.
separated or away from in place, time, or motion:
The cities are thousands of miles apart.
to or at one side, with respect to place, purpose, or function:
to keep apart from the group; space set apart for storage.
separately or individually in consideration:
each factor viewed apart from the others.
so as to distinguish one from another:
I can't tell the sisters apart.
aside (used with a gerund or noun):
Joking apart, what do you think?
(adj.)having independent or unique characteristics (usu. used following a noun):
a class apart.
Idioms for apart:
apart from, aside from; besides.
Origin of apart:
1350–1400; ME < OF a part to one side. See a -5, part
apart(p), isolated, obscure(adj)
remote and separate physically or socially
"existed over the centuries as a world apart"; "preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudson; "tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization"; "an obscure village"
having characteristics not shared by others
"scientists felt they were a group apart"- Vannever Bush
separated or at a distance in place or position or time
"These towns are many miles apart"; "stood with his legs apart"; "born two years apart"
not taken into account or excluded from consideration
"these problems apart, the country is doing well"; "all joking aside, I think you're crazy"
away from another or others
"they grew apart over the years"; "kept apart from the group out of shyness"; "decided to live apart"
placed or kept separate and distinct as for a purpose
"had a feeling of being set apart"; "quality sets it apart"; "a day set aside for relaxing"
one from the other
"people can't tell the twins apart"
into parts or pieces
"he took his father's watch apart"; "split apart"; "torn asunder"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
separated by space or time
two trees standing six feet apart; so much time spent apart from his children; brother born ten years apart
separated into pieces
The table fell apart.; to take the engine apart
different from each other
Our beliefs are further apart now than they were when we met.
with the exception of; = except for
They all went swimming apart from Nikki.
in addition to, as well as; = besides
Apart from French, what other languages do you speak?
Separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside.
In a state of separation, of exclusion, or of distinction, as to purpose, use, or character, or as a matter of thought; separately; independently
Consider the two propositions apart.
In two or more parts; asunder; to piece
to take a piece of machinery apart.
A handful of examples apart, an English preposition precedes its complement.
Origin: From à part; ( ad) + part. See part.
separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside
in a state of separation, of exclusion, or of distinction, as to purpose, use, or character, or as a matter of thought; separately; independently; as, consider the two propositions apart
in two or more parts; asunder; to piece; as, to take a piece of machinery apart
Apart is the seventh album by composer Paul Schütze, released in 1995 through Virgin Records.
Translations for apart
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
separated by a certain distance
The trees were planted three metres apart; with his feet apart; Their policies are far apart; She sat apart from the other people.
- afsonderlik, apartAfrikaans
- مُنْفَصِل، مُتَفَرِّقArabic
- afastadoPortuguese (BR)
- ve vzdálenosti, odděleněCzech
- (voneinader) entferntGerman
- fra hinanden; adskiltDanish
- σε ενδιάμεση απόσταση, χώριαGreek
- a una distancia deSpanish
- lahus, eraldiEstonian
- در فاصلۀ کم؛ جداFarsi
- à/de distance, écarté, éloigné deFrench
- széjjel, külön, félreHungarian
- í sundur, hvor frá öðrum, út af fyrir sigIcelandic
- di distanza; distanteItalian
- (kokiu) atstumu, vienas nuo kito, atskiraiLithuanian
- ar ieplestām kājāmLatvian
- uit elkaarDutch
- fra hverandre, atskiltNorwegian
- (oddalony) od siebie, osobno, z dalaPolish
- در فاصلۀ کم؛ جداPersian
- په ډیره لږه موده کی، ځانګړیPashto
- la distanţă (de); depărtat; diferitRomanian
- в стороне; порозньRussian
- od seba, oddeleneSlovak
- narazen, stranSlovenian
- 相隔Chinese (Trad.)
- окремо; на віддаліUkrainian
- الگ ، علیحدہUrdu
- cách nhauVietnamese
- 相隔Chinese (Simp.)
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