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Synonyms for parting
ˈpɑr tɪŋpart·ing

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. parting

    separation, detachment, division, disruption

    union, attachment, cleaving together

Princeton's WordNet

  1. farewell, leave, leave-taking, partingnoun

    the act of departing politely

    "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"

    leave-taking, leave, word of farewell, part, leave of absence, farewell

  2. part, partingnoun

    a line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions

    "his part was right in the middle"

    contribution, farewell, division, component, role, constituent, share, function, percentage, portion, part, section, voice, piece, office, character, theatrical role, leave, region, leave-taking, component part, persona

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. partingnoun

    breaking, rupture, disruption, severing, tearing asunder

  2. partingnoun

    separation, detachment

  3. partingnoun


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. partingadjective

    farewell, valedictory

  2. partingnoun

    division, disunion, severance, separation, leave-taking, farewell

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "parting":

    farewell, separation

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How to use parting in a sentence?

  1. George Eliot:

    Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.

  2. Eric Beckman:

    The selkie story is not necessarily a happy story, it's about the risk of falling in love with magical creatures, and there's parting and sorrow.

  3. Edgar Allan Poe:

    Take this kiss upon the brow and, in parting from you now, thus much let me avow -- you are not wrong who deem that my days have been a dream yet if hope has flown away in a night, or in a day, in a vision, or in none, is it therefore the less gone all that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.

  4. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Pop music will destroy love, as it mainly promotes parting and unhappy love.

  5. President Obama:

    Obama told former adviserDavid Axelrod. Trump promptly responded to Obama’s parting shot with one of his own.

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