Synonyms for decompose

Synonyms for (verb) decompose

Synonyms: decompose, break down, break up

Definition: separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts

Similar words: separate

Definition: divide into components or constituents

Usage: Separate the wheat from the chaff

Synonyms: decompose, rot, molder, moulder

Definition: break down

Usage: The bodies decomposed in the heat

Similar words: decay

Definition: undergo decay or decomposition

Usage: The body started to decay and needed to be cremated

Synonyms: disintegrate, decay, decompose

Definition: lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current

Usage: the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process

Similar words: change integrity

Definition: change in physical make-up

Visual thesaurus for decompose