Definition of separate out
- Before you put out the trash, you have to separate out the bottles and cans.
- Most schools separate out children with learning problems.
: to set or keep apart : disconnect, sever
: to make a distinction between : discriminate, distinguish
: set or kept apart : detached
: solitary, secluded
: immaterial, disembodied
: an article of dress designed to be worn interchangeably with others to form various costume combinations
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to become publicly known
used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: one who is out of office or power or on the outside
: an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball
: in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats
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