Examples of sever in a Sentence
He severed the lowest tree limbs.
His finger was severed in the accident.
Activists are asking the government to sever all diplomatic relations with the country.
Recent Examples of sever from the Web
Billionaire donor, board member and longtime supporter of Bannon's work Rebekah Mercer issued a statement published in The Washington Post on Thursday saying her family has severed financial ties with Bannon.
The warrant was reportedly obtained after the Trump campaign and Page had largely severed ties in early August 2016.
That nation and three others—Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Egypt—abruptly severed diplomatic ties with Qatar in early June, citing the Qatari government’s purported support for terrorism.
Officers arrived and found a Jeep Grand Cherokee with major damage caused by the vehicle hitting a utility pole and severing it, according to the statement.
Yesterday it was announced that the Italian house Trussardi would be severing ties with its designer of two years, Umit Benan.
There will also be those denizens of the deep known for their penchant to sever a limb or skewer flesh.
In early 2017, the system's CEO over fallout from severing Summa Health's contract with emergency physicians and a permanent replacement has not yet been named.
Once the soul is severed from the body through cremation, it is reincarnated in another body.
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Synonym Discussion of sever
- separated her personal life from her career
- vowed never to part
- civil war divided the nation
- a severed limb
- a city sundered by racial conflict
- cannot divorce scientific research from moral responsibility
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legal Definition of sever
severanceplay \ˈse-vrəns, -və-rens\ noun
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