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, obscureadjective

    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. apartadverb

    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, asideadverb

    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. apartadverb

    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, apartadverb

    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. apartadverb

    one from the other

    "people can't tell the twins apart"

  8. apart, asunderadverb

    into parts or pieces

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

Wiktionary

  1. apartadverb

    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. apartadverb

    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. apartadverb

    Aside; away.

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

  4. apartadverb

    In two or more parts; asunder; to piece

    to take a piece of machinery apart.

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

  5. apartpreposition

    apart from.

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

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apartadverb

    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. Apartadverb

    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. Apartadverb

    aside; away

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

  4. Apartadverb

    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

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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. Patricia Reyes:

    I went into politics because I was outraged by the privileges politicians had, there are politicians that have spent their whole lives here, they live completely apart from reality.

  2. South Korean President Moon:

    Japan and South Korea are historically and culturally the closest neighbors, we're not in a relationship that can set the two apart even when there's some discomfort for a while.

  3. John Crowley:

    I've met many moms and dads who continue to be not just great champions and advocates for their children, but tremendous entrepreneurs and having that patient perspective is so vital, i think having that patient perspective is probably what sets Amicus apart from our peers. Many great biotch companies are patient-focused, we try to do it to an extraordinary level here.

  4. Brad Kieserman:

    How ironic is it that the very thing that may unify people and unify communities is the condition in which we have to remain 6 feet apart.

  5. Nicolas Sarkozy:

    I know there's no zero risk, I know perfectly well that we don't pull each other apart before the victims have even been buried, but I want to say, because it's the truth, that everything that should have been done over the last 18 months ... wasn't done.

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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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