What are some alternative words for divorce?

Synonyms for divorcedɪˈvɔrs, -ˈvoʊrs

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term divorce.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. divorce, divorcement(verb)

    the legal dissolution of a marriage

    Synonyms:
    divorce, divorcement

  2. disassociate, dissociate, divorce, disunite, disjoint(verb)

    part; cease or break association with

    Synonyms:
    disjoin, split up, decouple, disunite, part, separate, disassociate, disarticulate, disjoint, divorce, divide, dissociate

  3. divorce, split up(verb)

    get a divorce; formally terminate a marriage

    Synonyms:
    come apart, split up, break up, disjoint, disunite, part, separate, disassociate, split, dissever, divide, divorce, break, carve up, fall apart, dissociate

Wiktionary

  1. divorce(noun)

    Synonyms:
    dissociate, disunite, split up, disjoint, disassociate, separate

    Antonyms:
    marriage, marry

  2. divorce(noun)

    To legally dissolve a marriage between two people.

    Synonyms:
    divorcement, disjoint, disassociate, dissociate, separate, disunite, split up

    Antonyms:
    marriage, marry

  3. divorce(verb)

    To end one's own marriage in this way.

    Synonyms:
    separation, partition, severance, separate, disjoint, disassociate, split up, disunite, dissociate

    Antonyms:
    marriage, marry

  4. divorce(verb)

    To separate something that was connected.

    Synonyms:
    disunite, separate, dissociate, disjoint, disassociate, split up

    Antonyms:
    marry

  5. divorce(verb)

    To obtain a legal divorce.

    Synonyms:
    separate, disassociate, disunite, split up, disjoint, dissociate

    Antonyms:
    marry

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. divorce

    Synonyms:
    antagonism, discord, disunion, enmity, hostility, schism, secession, separation, war

    Antonyms:
    alliance, coalition, compact, confederacy, confederation, federation, fusion, league, partnership, union

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. divorce(n.)

    Synonyms:
    separation (of husband and wife), dissolution of the marriage contract

  2. divorce(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    separate, part, sever

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

divorces, divorced, divorcing


Translations for divorce

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • طلاق, أطلق, تطليقArabic
  • развод, разделям, разрив, разделяне, развеждам се, развеждамBulgarian
  • divorciar, divorciCatalan, Valencian
  • rozvést, rozvodCzech
  • skilsmisseDanish
  • scheiden, Ehescheidung, ScheidungGerman
  • διαζύγιο, χωρίζω, χωρισμός, παίρνω διαζύγιοGreek
  • divorco, eksgeedziĝoEsperanto
  • divorciarse, divorcio, divorciarSpanish
  • طلاقPersian
  • erota, ero, avioero, erottaa, erotteluFinnish
  • hjúnaskilnaðurFaroese
  • divorce, divorcerFrench
  • sgaradh-pòsaidhScottish Gaelic
  • divorcio, divorciar, divorciarseGalician
  • גירושים, התגרשHebrew
  • तलाक़, तलाक, talaakHindi
  • elválik, válás, válik, elválás, elválaszt, szétválasztHungarian
  • ապահարզան, բաժանել, ամուսնալուծել, անջատում, անջատել, բաժանում, բաժանվել, խզում, ամուսնալուծվել, ամուսնալուծությունArmenian
  • desmariajo, divorcigar, divorco, divorcarIdo
  • skilnaðurIcelandic
  • divorzio, divorziareItalian
  • 離婚する, 離婚, 離婚させるJapanese
  • 離婚, 이혼Korean
  • ته‌لاقKurdish
  • divertoLatin
  • ScheedungLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • tokorau, tokoMāori
  • раздвојува, раскинување, одвојување, се разведува, раскин, разведува, одделува, раздвојување, се раздвојува, одвојува, развод, одделувањеMacedonian
  • वेगळेहोणे, घटस्फोट, काडीमोडMarathi
  • echtscheidingDutch
  • skillsmisseNorwegian
  • ałtsʼááʼítʼaashNavajo, Navaho
  • rozwódPolish
  • divisão, divorciar-se, divórcio, separar, separação, divorciarPortuguese
  • despărți, despărțire, divorța, divorțRomanian
  • разводиться, разрыв, отделиться, развести, отделение, развестись, разводить, расторжение брака, отделяться, разводRussian
  • brakorazvod, razvodSerbo-Croatian
  • rozvodSlovak
  • skiljande, skilsmässa, skilja åt, skilja, äktenskapsskillnadSwedish
  • talakaSwahili
  • విడాకులుTelugu
  • การหย่าร้าง, การหย่าThai
  • boşamak, boşanmak, boşanmaTurkish
  • طلاقUrdu
  • ly hôn, 離婚, ly dịVietnamese
  • matiteilVolapük

Get even more translations for divorce »

Translation

Find a translation for the divorce synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of divorce

       

Discuss these divorce synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"divorce." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 17 Oct. 2017. <http://www.synonyms.net/synonym/divorce>.

Are we missing a good synonym for divorce?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for divorce:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.