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"
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
Origin: [F. part; (L. ad) + part part. See Part.]
Apart is the seventh album by composer Paul Schütze, released in 1995 through Virgin Records.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'apart' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2915
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'apart' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3106
Rank popularity for the word 'apart' in Adverbs Frequency: #224
The numerical value of apart in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of apart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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- настрана, отделно, поотделноBulgarian
- entzwei, getrennt, in Stücke, beiseiteGerman
- aparte, separadamenteSpanish
- erikseen, erillään, syrjässä, erilleen, syrjäänFinnish
- en morceaux, séparément, séparéFrench
- air lethScottish Gaelic
- 別々, ばらばらJapanese
- à partePortuguese
- прочь, на куски, порознь, обособленно, на части, долой, врозь, отдельно, в сторону, вон, раздельноRussian
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