apart

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French à part.

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Adverb[edit]

apart (comparative more apart, superlative most apart)

  1. Placed separately (in regard to space or time).
    • (Can we date this quote?) Milton
      Others apart sat on a hill retired.
    • (Can we date this quote?) Ps. iv. 3.
      The Lord hath set apart him that is godly for himself.
  2. In a state of separation, of exclusion, or of distinction, as to purpose, use, or character, or as a matter of thought; separately; independently.
    Consider the two propositions apart.
  3. Aside; away.
    • (Can we date this quote?) Jas. i. 21.
      Wherefore lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness.
    • (Can we date this quote?) John Keble
      Let Pleasure go, put Care apart.
  4. In or into two or more parts.
    to take a piece of machinery apart.

Synonyms[edit]

(In or into two or more parts): asunder

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Postposition[edit]

apart

  1. (following its objective complement) Apart from.
    A handful of examples apart, an English preposition precedes its complement.

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Adjective[edit]

apart (not comparable)

  1. Exceptional, distinct.
    a world apart
  2. Having been taken apart; disassembled, in pieces.

Noun[edit]

apart

  1. Misspelling of a part.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for apart in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Adjective[edit]

apart (comparative aparter, superlative apartst)

  1. separate
    Over het algemeen vindt men vier kleuren in een inkjetprinter. Zwart zit bijna altijd in een aparte cartridge, de andere kleuren kunnen ook in één cartridge zitten.
    In general one finds four colors in an inkjet printer. Black is almost always in a separate cartridge, the other colors can also be in a single cartridge.
  2. unusual

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of apart
uninflected apart
inflected aparte
comparative aparter
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial apart aparter het apartst
het apartste
indefinite m./f. sing. aparte apartere apartste
n. sing. apart aparter apartste
plural aparte apartere apartste
definite aparte apartere apartste
partitive aparts aparters

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French à part

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

apart (comparative aparter, superlative am apartesten)

  1. fancy, distinctive

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ap- +‎ art (to plow).

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Verb[edit]

apart tr. or intr., 1st conj., pres. aparu, apar, apar, past aparu

  1. (perfective) to till (land, field) by plowing
    apart laukumu, tīrumuto plow, till the field
    apart platu joslu ap dārzuto plow, till a wide zone around the garden
  2. to overturn (an obstacle) while plowing; to overturn (an obstacle) and plow
    apart velēnas, rugājusto plow the turf, stubble (after turning it over)
    traktorists ar krūmu arklu apar alkšņus, sīkstus kārklusthe tractor driver plows through alder bushes and tough osiers with the bush plow
  3. to cover (e.g., planted potatoes) with earth by plowing around, by deepening the furrows; to furrow
    bija jāapar kartupeļi, tie zaļoja kā mežs; lai neiznāktu tikai laksti vien, vajadēja lakstus apmest nedaudz ar zemi - to izdarīja spīļu arklsit was time to plow around the potatoes, they had grown like a forest; so that not only leaves and stems would come out, it was necessary to throw some earth around them - the jaw plow does that
  4. (perfective) to plow around (to change direction around something while plowing; to plow the area around something)
    apart ap dārzuto plow around the garden
    art, apart akmenim apkārtto plow around the stone, rock

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