Rupture and Sever


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Rupture verb – Separate or cause to separate abruptly.
Sever is a synonym for rupture in break topic. In some cases you can use "Sever" instead a verb "Rupture", when it comes to topics like break open.
Nearby Words: ruptured, rupturing
Synonyms for Rupture


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Sever verb – To set or force apart.
Usage example: disapproving parents who were willing to do anything to sever the young lovers

Rupture is a synonym for sever in cut topic. You can use "Rupture" instead a verb "Sever".
Nearby Words: severity, severance, severing
Synonyms for Sever

Common collocations

heart rupture heart sever heart
line rupture line sever line
organs rupture organs sever organs
muscles rupture muscles sever muscles
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Sever and Rupture. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 27, from
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Sever or Rupture. 2016. Accessed July 27, 2021.

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