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1. sequester

verb. ['sɪˈkwɛstɝ'] undergo sequestration by forming a stable compound with an ion.

Antonyms

  • detach

Etymology

  • sequestro (Latin)
  • sequester (Latin)

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Rhymes with Sequester

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  • sylvestre
  • sylvester
  • silvester
  • requester
  • polyester
  • mclester
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  • molester
  • investor
  • amvestor
  • trester
  • questar
  • ivester
  • brester
  • wester
  • westar
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  • vestar
  • testor
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  • rester
  • pester
  • nestor
  • nester
  • mestre
  • mester
  • lester
  • leicester
  • kester

Sentences with sequester


1. Verb, base form
Vitamin C can sequester and destroy free radicals before they damage the gums.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
There are quite a few pines appearing on the lists of trees that sequester a lot of carbon.

3. Noun, singular or mass
sequester a large amount of carbon and are great landscape trees.

2. sequester

verb. ['sɪˈkwɛstɝ'] take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority.

Synonyms

  • condemn
  • attach
  • distrain
  • impound
  • garnishee
  • garnish
  • confiscate
  • take

Antonyms

  • unhitch
  • disjoin
  • won
  • pack

Etymology

  • sequestro (Latin)
  • sequester (Latin)

3. sequester

verb. ['sɪˈkwɛstɝ'] requisition forcibly, as of enemy property.

Synonyms

  • attach
  • impound
  • confiscate
  • take

Antonyms

  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle
  • charge

Etymology

  • sequestro (Latin)
  • sequester (Latin)

4. sequester

verb. ['sɪˈkwɛstɝ'] set apart from others.

Synonyms

  • part
  • set apart
  • separate
  • disunite
  • isolate
  • keep apart
  • sequestrate

Antonyms

  • applaud
  • acquit
  • unfasten
  • disconnect

Etymology

  • sequestro (Latin)
  • sequester (Latin)

5. sequester

verb. ['sɪˈkwɛstɝ'] keep away from others.

Synonyms

  • retire
  • isolate
  • adjourn
  • withdraw
  • seclude
  • sequestrate

Antonyms

  • unbind
  • unharness
  • uncouple
  • unclip

Etymology

  • sequestro (Latin)
  • sequester (Latin)
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