Apart in a sentence

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Definition of Apart

  • Separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside.
  • In a state of separation, of exclusion, or of distinction, as to purpose, use, or character, or as a matter of thought; separately; independently; as, consider the two propositions apart.
  • Aside; away.
  • In two or more parts; asunder; to piece; as, to take a piece of machinery apart.
  • not taken into account or excluded from consideration
  • into parts or pieces
  • separated or at a distance in place or position or time
  • one from the other
  • placed or kept separate and distinct as for a purpose
  • away from another or others

How to use apart in a sentence. Apart pronunciation.

He and I are as far apart as the poles, and yet it comes to me now, with a strange conviction, that somehow my life will be linked with that of the drunken Romish chair-maker.
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Presently, upon the silence, her voice sharp with agony said: "I am a leper, and I go to that desert place which my lord has set apart for lepers, where, dead to the world, I shall watch the dreadful years come and go.
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Then, seeing the light through the crack between the partly open wooden shutters, she softly pushed them farther apart, and, resting her bare feet against the wall, she raised herself to look in.
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His wife did not linger more than a minute behind him, and she sat in the drawing-room to await Miss Derrick's return; Mumford kept apart in what was called the library.
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It stands alone in Russian literature, apart from the regular stream, unique and unapproachable, not so much one of the great Russian novels as a soul-thrilling poem, commemorating the immortal Cossack heart.
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Even apart from its unfinished shape, it is characterised by that formlessness so distinctive of the great Russian novelists the sole exception being Turgenev.
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Kropotkin says of him: "He knew, and more than knew-he felt with every nerve of his poetical mind-that, apart from a handful of stronger men and women, the true curse of the Russian 'intellectual' is the weakness of his will, the insufficient strength of his desires.
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Tell me why it is that even when we are enjoying music, for instance, or a fine evening, or a conversation with sympathetic people, it all seems an intimation of some measureless happiness existing apart somewhere rather than actual happiness such, I mean, as we ourselves are in possession of?
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The whole novel is worth reading, apart from its revolutionary interest, apart from the proclamation of the Gospel according to Solomin, for the picture of that anachronistic pair of old lovers, Fomushka and Finushka.
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I cannot even tell them apart, so it would be a waste of labour to write further about them.
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Apart from the great transformation wrought in the character of the hero, which is the motive of the work, there are countless passages which show the genius of the author, still burning brightly in his old age.
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The most interesting character in the book, apart from the hero, is Jurii, who might easily have been a protagonist in one of Turgenev's tragedies.
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In their distress the pilgrims set apart a day of humiliation and prayer, and continued their worship for eight or nine hours.
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Apart they were, the one, Emperor of the French, the other, King of Holland, with opposite interests and views; together they were no more than, if I may be permitted to so express myself, Napoleon and Louis, companions and friends from childhood.
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Nancy leaned forward, her lips apart.
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The children, who were never at ease in their cousin's presence, succeeded in drawing Jessica apart, and chattered to her about the educational methods imposed by Mrs. Baker, airing many grievances.
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She lived apart from her husband, who had something to do with the manufacture of an Infants' Food. Fanny was requested to sing.
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She beckoned her friend apart.
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They stood apart, and spoke with constraint.
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The young man went apart and pondered.
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Examples of Apart

Example #1
Then he fell to thinking of his Uncle Benn.
Example #2
The East was calling him.
Example #3
Behold, I would die, but that I have a sister there these many years, and her sick soul lives in loneliness.
Example #4
Kaid drew back as though smitten by a blow.
Example #5
She saw Sirona sitting up upon her couch, and opposite to her the Gaul with pale distorted features; at his feet lay the sheepskin; in his right hand he held the lamp, and its light fell on the paved floor in front of the bed, and was reflected in a large dark red pool.
Example #6
She was prepared for anything, and the thought that the centurion might have killed them both with the sword filled her with bitter-sweet satisfaction.