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Synonyms for severance
ˈsɛv ər əns, ˈsɛv rəns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rupture, breach, break, severance, rift, falling out(noun)

    a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

    "they hoped to avoid a break in relations"

    Synonyms:
    recess, good luck, rift, fault, prison-breaking, breakout, fracture, suspension, break of serve, happy chance, respite, geological fault, faulting, gaolbreak, shift, interruption, time out, pause, open frame, breach, disruption, jailbreak, gap, severing, falling out, prisonbreak, breaking, breakage, rupture, intermission, break

  2. severance, severing(noun)

    the act of severing

    Synonyms:
    rupture, falling out, severing, break, breach, rift

Wiktionary

  1. severance(noun)

    A severance payment.

    Synonyms:
    separation

  2. severance(noun)

    Synonyms:
    severance payment, severance pay

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