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a·sun·der

 (ə-sŭn′dər)
adv.
1. Into separate parts or pieces: broken asunder.
2. Apart from each other either in position or in direction: The curtains had been drawn asunder.

[Middle English, from Old English on sundran : on, on; see on + sundran, separately (from sunder, apart).]

a·sun′der adj.

asunder

(əˈsʌndə)
adv, adj
(postpositive) in or into parts or pieces; apart: to tear asunder.
[Old English on sundran apart; see sunder]

a•sun•der

(əˈsʌn dər)

adv., adj.
1. into separate parts; in or into pieces.
2. apart or widely separated: as wide asunder as the polar regions.
[before 1000; Middle English; Old English on sundrum apart. See a-1, sundry]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.asunder - widely separated especially in space; "as wide asunder as pole from pole"
separate - independent; not united or joint; "a problem consisting of two separate issues"; "they went their separate ways"; "formed a separate church"
Adv.1.asunder - into parts or piecesasunder - into parts or pieces; "he took his father's watch apart"; "split apart"; "torn asunder"

asunder

adverb & adjective (Literary) to pieces, apart, torn, rent, to bits, to shreds, in pieces, into pieces a dress rent asunder from shoulder to hem
Translations

asunder

[əˈsʌndəʳ] ADV to tear asunder (liter) → hacer pedazos

asunder

[əˈsʌndər] adv
to tear asunder → déchirer

asunder

adv (liter) (= apart)auseinander; (= in pieces)entzwei, in Stücke; to split asunderspalten; her heart was rent asunderihr brach das Herz; … let no man put asunder…, soll der Mensch nicht trennen or scheiden

asunder

[əˈsʌndəʳ] adv (liter) to tear asunderstrappare