[adv] placed or kept separate and distinct as for a purpose; "had a feeling of being set apart"; "quality sets it apart"; "a day set aside for relaxing"
[adv] away from another or others; "they grew apart over the years"; "kept apart from the group out of shyness"; "decided to live apart"
[adv] not taken into account or excluded from consideration; "these problems apart, the country is doing well"; "all joking aside, I think you're crazy"
[adv] into parts or pieces; "he took his father's watch apart"; "split apart"; "torn asunder"
[adv] separated or at a distance in place or position or time; "These towns are many miles apart"; "stood with his legs apart"; "born two years apart"
[adv] one from the other; "people can't tell the twins apart"