part ways

Definition of part ways

chiefly US

  1. 1 :  to end a relationship The band members parted ways after releasing their third album. —often + with She has since parted ways with the organization.

  2. 2 :  to leave each other We said our goodbyes and parted ways.

  3. 3 :  to disagree with someone about something We part ways on that issue.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  one of the often indefinite or unequal subdivisions into which something is or is regarded as divided and which together constitute the whole

    :  an essential portion or integral element

    :  one of several or many equal units of which something is composed or into which it is divisible :  an amount equal to another amount

  1. :  to separate from or take leave of someone

    :  to take leave of one another

    :  to become separated into parts

  1. :  partly

  1. :  partial

  1. :  way

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to cast off or become cast off

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