dis part

dispart

[dis-pahrt]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
to divide into parts; separate; sunder.

Origin:
1580–90; apparently < Italian dispartire < Latin dispartīre to part, separate, divide, equivalent to dis- dis-1 + partīre to share out, derivative of part- part

dispartment, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To dis part
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: dis parity
Next Definition: dis passion
Words Near: dis part
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for dis part
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing dis part
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;