What does apart mean?

Definitions for apart
əˈpɑrtapart

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word apart.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. apart(p)(adverb)

    having characteristics not shared by others

    "scientists felt they were a group apart"- Vannever Bush

  3. apart(adverb)

    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"

  4. apart, aside(adverb)

    not taken into account or excluded from consideration

    "these problems apart, the country is doing well"; "all joking aside, I think you're crazy"

  5. apart(adverb)

    away from another or others

    "they grew apart over the years"; "kept apart from the group out of shyness"; "decided to live apart"

  6. aside, apart(adverb)

    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"

  7. apart(adverb)

    one from the other

    "people can't tell the twins apart"

  8. apart, asunder(adverb)

    into parts or pieces

    "he took his father's watch apart"; "split apart"; "torn asunder"

Wiktionary

  1. apart(Adverb)

    Separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside.

    Etymology: From à part; ( ad) + part. See part.

  2. apart(Adverb)

    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.

    Etymology: From à part; ( ad) + part. See part.

  3. apart(Adverb)

    Aside; away.

    Etymology: From à part; ( ad) + part. See part.

  4. apart(Adverb)

    In two or more parts; asunder; to piece

    to take a piece of machinery apart.

    Etymology: From à part; ( ad) + part. See part.

  5. apart(Preposition)

    apart from.

    A handful of examples apart, an English preposition precedes its complement.

    Etymology: From à part; ( ad) + part. See part.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apart(adverb)

    separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside

    Etymology: [F. part; (L. ad) + part part. See Part.]

  2. Apart(adverb)

    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

    Etymology: [F. part; (L. ad) + part part. See Part.]

  3. Apart(adverb)

    aside; away

    Etymology: [F. part; (L. ad) + part part. See Part.]

  4. Apart(adverb)

    in two or more parts; asunder; to piece; as, to take a piece of machinery apart

    Etymology: [F. part; (L. ad) + part part. See Part.]

Freebase

  1. Apart

    Apart is the seventh album by composer Paul Schütze, released in 1995 through Virgin Records.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Apart

    a-pärt′, adv. separately: aside: asunder, parted: separate: away from all employment: out of consideration, not considered for the moment (with from).—n. Apart′ness.—To set apart, to separate, consecrate. [Fr. à part—L. a parte, from the part or side.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'apart' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2915

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'apart' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3106

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'apart' in Adverbs Frequency: #224

How to pronounce apart?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apart in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of apart in a Sentence

  1. Saju Mathew:

    How are they going to make sure that people work out where they're six feet apart from each other at all times? Are they going to only let people stagger in? I just have a lot of health and safety concerns. And then locker rooms could be even a bigger issue.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Science says that there are many more universes apart from ours. In that case, even when we think universally, we still think locally!

  3. Ann Hui:

    I think Hong Kong should have its own film industry apart from co-productions with China, because even a province would like to have its local color and see its way of life in the films, hong Kong has a tradition of local films and has very distinct particulars about certain people and about certain subjects that are banned in China -- triads, horror stories, horror mixed with kung fu, kung fu mixed with comedy, that kind of genre in China right now is censored.

  4. Brian Woods:

    Having taught and been an administrator for 35 years, I don't believe you can keep kids apart, i just really don't see that.

  5. Joe Biden:

    We have to rethink how we define what constitutes a successful economy. It's not enough for the stock market to rise. That's not a bad thing, but it's just not enough. Workers feel powerless, too often humiliated, we're tearing America apart instead of lifting it up.

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Translations for apart

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  • настрана, отделно, поотделноBulgarian
  • entzwei, getrennt, in Stücke, beiseiteGerman
  • χώριαGreek
  • aparte, separadamenteSpanish
  • erikseen, erillään, syrjässä, erilleen, syrjäänFinnish
  • en morceaux, séparément, séparéFrench
  • air lethScottish Gaelic
  • terlepasIndonesian
  • 別々, ばらばらJapanese
  • segregatimLatin
  • tātahiMāori
  • à partePortuguese
  • прочь, на куски, порознь, обособленно, на части, долой, врозь, отдельно, в сторону, вон, раздельноRussian
  • окремоUkrainian

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