noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] coming apart.
Words that Rhyme with Separation
How do you pronounce separation?
Pronounce separation as ˌsɛpərˈeɪʃən.
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How do you spell separation? Is it seperation ?
A common misspelling of separation is seperation
Example sentences of the word separation
1. Noun, singular or mass
You will see a separation line where the front and back halves of the monitor connect.
2. Verb, base form
Expose your dog to separation anxiety triggers.
Quotes containing the word separation
1. I never said I wanted a 'happy' life but an interesting one. From separation and loss, I have learned a lot. I have become strong and resilient, as is the case of almost every human being exposed to life and to the world. We don't even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward.
- Isabel Allende
2. Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
- Kahlil Gibran
3. I'm completely in favor of the separation of Church and State. ... These two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death.
- George Carlin
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] the state of lacking unity.
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] the distance between things.
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] the social act of separating or parting company.
- group action
- closing off
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] sorting one thing from others.
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] the act of dividing or disconnecting.
- change of integrity
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] the termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal).
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] (law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and wife (either by mutual agreement or under a court order).
- legal separation
noun. ['ˌsɛpɝˈeɪʃən'] the space where a division or parting occurs.