disassociate


dis·as·so·ci·ate

verb \ˌdis-ə-ˈsō-sē-ˌāt, -shē-\

Definition of DISASSOCIATE

transitive verb
:  to detach from association :  dissociate
dis·as·so·ci·a·tion \-ˌsō-sē-ˈā-shən, -shē-\ noun

Examples of DISASSOCIATE

  1. <the company tried to disassociate itself from the rest of the industry, which is widely viewed as corrupt>

First Known Use of DISASSOCIATE

1603

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