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asunder

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adverb or adjective asun·der \ə-ˈsən-dər\

Simple Definition of asunder

  • : into parts

Full Definition of asunder

  1. 1 :  into parts <torn asunder>

  2. 2 :  apart from each other in position <wide asunder>

14th Century

First Known Use of asunder

14th century


ASUNDER Defined for Kids

asunder

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adverb asun·der \ə-ˈsən-dər\

Definition of asunder

  1. :  into parts <torn asunder>





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