Synonyms for dissociate

Synonyms for (verb) dissociate

Synonyms: dissociate

Definition: to undergo a reversible or temporary breakdown of a molecule into simpler molecules or atoms

Usage: acids dissociate to give hydrogen ions

Similar words: decompose, break down, break up

Definition: separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts

Synonyms: dissociate, decouple

Definition: regard as unconnected

Usage: you must dissociate these two events!; decouple our foreign policy from ideology

Similar words: tell, tell apart, differentiate, distinguish, secern, secernate, separate, severalise, severalize

Definition: mark as different

Usage: We distinguish several kinds of maple

Synonyms: dissociate, disunite, divorce, disassociate, disjoint

Definition: part; cease or break association with

Usage: She disassociated herself from the organization when she found out the identity of the president

Similar words: part, separate, split, split up, break, break up

Definition: discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

Usage: The business partners broke over a tax question; The couple separated after 25 years of marriage; My friend and I split up

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