Definition of part ways
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 : to leave each other We said our goodbyes and parted ways.
3 : to disagree with someone about something We part ways on that issue.
Word by Word Definitions
: 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
: to separate from or take leave of someone
: to take leave of one another
: to become separated into parts
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