1. Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected; separated; -- said of things once connected.
"Him that was separate from his brethren." -- Gen. xlix. 26.
2. Unconnected; not united or associated; distinct; -- said of things that have not been connected.
"For such an high priest became us, who is holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinnere." -- Heb. vii. 26.
3. Disunited from the body; disembodied; as, a separate spirit; the separate state of souls.
(Law), an estate limited to a married woman independent of her husband.
(Law), an allowance made to a wife by her husband under deed of separation.
-- Sep"a*rate*ly, adv. -- Sep"a*rate*ness, n.