Dutch English Dictionary

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gescheiden in English:

1. separated separated

They were separated into two groups.
The mother separated the fighting children.
The couple separated, never to see each other again.
Tom asked me how long my parents had been married before they separated.
This shows that happiness and sadness are only separated by attitude.
The "twin tiger cubs get separated ..." story felt a bit trite.
The Tanabata Festival is often called the Star Festival. August 7th, the day of the festival, is said to be the only time when a pair of lovers, stars separated by the Milky Way, can see each other.
Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice, he is the worst of all.
The garden in which stands my humble abode is separated only by a lane from Rosings Park, her ladyship's residence.
Gienek and Frania are separated and they don't live together since last year.
Out of sight out of mind. When you're separated you lose touch.
John and Cynthia have been separated for years.
Mr and Mrs Richardson don’t live together any more. They’re separated.