Combine and Separate


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Combine verb – To come together to form a single unit.
Usage example: the room's highly varied design elements combine to form a harmonious whole

Separate is an antonym for combine in topics: unite, amalgamate, connect.
Nearby Words: combination, combined, combo, combining, combinational
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Separate verb – To set or force apart.
Usage example: we tried to separate the gluey pages, but they were stuck tight

Combine is an antonym for separate in topics: divide, isolate, keep or set apart, part company in a romantic.
Nearby Words: separated, separation, separately, separating, separatist
Antonyms for Separate
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Common collocations

love combine love separate love
sex combine sex separate sex
characters combine characters separate characters
sword combine sword separate sword
Other nouns: pieces.

Both words in one sentence

  • The movie Lethargians can liquefy their bodies, and then combine or separate from one another, and use the suggestion of rest only as a ruse, to allow them to either kill Milo or make him one of them.
  • Western Animation / Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! Combining Mecha: The Super Robot itself but it's an inversion in that instead of being separate vehicles that combine into the robot, it's a super robot that occasionally divides into vehicles.
  • Literal Split Personality It's hinted that these counterparts are separate from each other and can combine.
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