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Definition of SUNDER

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Sunder \Sun"der\, v. t.
     To expose to the sun and wind. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

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Sunder \Sun"der\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sundered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sundering}.] [OE. sundren, AS. sundrain (in [=a]sundrain, gesundrain), from sundor asunder, separately, apart; akin to D. zonder, prep., without, G. sonder separate, as prep., without, sondern but, OHG. suntar separately, Icel. sundr asunder, Sw. & Dan. s["o]nder, Goth. sundr[=o] alone, separately.] To disunite in almost any manner, either by rending, cutting, or breaking; to part; to put or keep apart; to separate; to divide; to sever; as, to sunder a rope; to sunder a limb; to sunder friends. [1913 Webster]

           It is sundered from the main land by a sandy plain.
                                                    --Carew. [1913 Webster]

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Sunder \Sun"der\, v. i.
     To part; to separate. [R.] --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]

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Sunder \Sun"der\, n. [See {Sunder}, v. t., and cf. {Asunder}.] A separation into parts; a division or severance. [1913 Webster]

     {In sunder}, into parts. "He breaketh the bow, and cutteth the spear in sunder." --Ps. xlvi. 9. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

70 Moby Thesaurus words for "sunder":
     amputate, atomize, ax, bisect, break to pieces, break up, butcher, carve, chop, cleave, cut, cut away, cut in two, cut off, demolish, dichotomize, disassemble, disintegrate, disjoin, disjoint, dismantle, dissect, dissever, disunite, divide, divorce, excise, fissure, fragment, gash, hack, halve, hew, incise, jigsaw, lance, make mincemeat of, pare, part, pick to pieces, prune, pull in pieces, pull to pieces, pulverize, reduce to rubble, rend, rive, saw, scissor, sever, shatter, slash, slice, slit, smash, snip, split, take apart, tear, tear apart, tear to pieces, tear to shreds, tear to tatters, total, unbuild, undo, unmake, whittle, wrack up, wreck


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