disaffiliate
verb Date: circa 1870 transitive verb disassociate intransitive verb to terminate an affiliationdisaffiliation noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • disaffiliate — [dis΄ə fil′ē āt΄, dis′ə fil′ē āt΄] vt., vi. disaffiliated, disaffiliating to end an affiliation (with) disaffiliation n …   English World dictionary

  • disaffiliate — /dɪsəˈfɪlieɪt/ (say disuh fileeayt) verb (t) (disaffiliated, disaffiliating) 1. to sever all ties with. –phrase 2. disaffiliate from, to cease to a member of …   Australian English dictionary

  • disaffiliate — disaffiliation, n. /dis euh fil ee ayt /, v., disaffiliated, disaffiliating. v.t. 1. to sever affiliation with; disassociate: He disaffiliated himself from the political group he had once led. v.i. 2. to sever an affiliation. [1865 70; DIS 1 +… …   Universalium

  • disaffiliate — verb To cease to have an affiliation with; to take steps to break an affiliation or association …   Wiktionary

  • disaffiliate — dis|af|fil|i|ate [ˌdısəˈfılieıt] v [I,T + from] formal if an organization disaffiliates from another organization or is disaffiliated from it, it breaks the official connection it has with it ≠ ↑affiliate >disaffiliation [ˌdısəfıliˈeıʃən] n… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • disaffiliate — v. divide, split, sever, cutoff …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disaffiliate — [ˌdɪsə fɪlɪeɪt] verb (of an organization) end its affiliation with (a subsidiary group). ↘(of a subsidiary group) end its affiliation. Derivatives disaffiliation noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • disaffiliate — verb (intransitive, transitive + from) if an organization disaffiliates from another organization or is disaffiliated from it, it breaks the official connection it has with it compare affiliate 1 …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • disaffiliate — dis·affiliate …   English syllables

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