Synonyms for (verb) sever

Synonyms: sever, lop, discerp

Definition: cut off from a whole

Usage: His head was severed from his body; The soul discerped from the body

Similar words: cut

Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument

Usage: Cut the rope


Synonyms: break up, sever

Definition: set or keep apart

Usage: sever a relationship

Similar words: disunite, divide, part, separate

Definition: force, take, or pull apart

Usage: He separated the fighting children; Moses parted the Red Sea