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di·vorce

 (dĭ-vôrs′)
n.
1.
a. The legal dissolution of a marriage.
b. A court order or other document establishing such a dissolution.
2. A separation between things that were once connected or associated.
v. di·vorced, di·vorc·ing, di·vorc·es
v.tr.
1. To dissolve the marriage bond between (two people).
2. To end marriage with (one's spouse) by way of legal divorce.
3. To cut off; separate or disunite: an idea that was completely divorced from reality. See Synonyms at separate.
v.intr.
To obtain a divorce.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin dīvortium, from dīvortere, to divert, variant of dīvertere; see divert.]

di·vor·cé

 (dĭ-vôr-sā′, -sē′, -vôr′sā′, -sē′)
n.
A divorced man.

[French, masculine past participle of divorcer, to divorce, from Old French, from divorce, divorce; see divorce.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.divorced - of someone whose marriage has been legally dissolved
unmarried, single - not married or related to the unmarried state; "unmarried men and women"; "unmarried life"; "sex and the single girl"; "single parenthood"; "are you married or single?"
Translations
rozvedený
skilt
eronnut
razveden
elvált
離婚した
이혼한
ločen
frånskild
ซึ่งหย่าแล้ว
đã ly dị

divorced

[dɪˈvɔːst] ADJdivorciado

divorced

[dɪˈvɔːrst] adjdivorcé(e)
to be divorced → être divorcé(e)
My parents are divorced → Mes parents sont divorcés.
to be divorced from sb → être divorcé(e) de qn, être divorcé(e) d'avec qn
to get divorced → divorcer

divorced

adj (Jur) → geschieden (from von); to be divorced from something (fig)keine(rlei) Beziehung zu etw haben; she’s completely divorced from realitysie ist völlig wirklichkeitsfremd

divorced

[dɪˈvɔːst] adjdivorziato/a

divorced

مُطَلَّق rozvedený skilt geschieden διαζευγμένος divorciado eronnut divorcé razveden divorziato 離婚した 이혼한 gescheiden skilt rozwiedziony divorciado разведенный frånskild ซึ่งหย่าแล้ว boşanmış đã ly dị 离婚的
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A rumor immediately spread in Petersburg, not that Helene wanted to be divorced from her husband (had such a report spread many would have opposed so illegal an intention) but simply that the unfortunate and interesting Helene was in doubt which of the two men she should marry.
But it says plainly: 'Whosoever shall marry her that is divorced.
Why,' says I, 'if your case is so plain as you say it is, you may be legally divorced, and then you may find honest women enough to ask the question of fairly; the sex is not so scarce that you can want a wife.
Well,' says he, 'you shall promise me to come again, however, and I will not say any more of it till I have gotten the divorce, but I desire you will prepare to be better conditioned when that's done, for you shall be the woman, or I will not be divorced at all; why, I owe it to your unlooked-for kindness, if it were to nothing else, but I have other reasons too.
Why, to tell long stories, showing how I have spoiled my life through morally rotting in my corner, through lack of fitting environment, through divorce from real life, and rankling spite in my underground world, would certainly not be interesting; a novel needs a hero, and all the traits for an anti-hero are expressly gathered together here, and what matters most, it all produces an unpleasant impression, for we are all divorced from life, we are all cripples, every one of us, more or less.
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