disunion

  • 1 Disunion — Dis*un ion, n. [Pref. dis + union: cf. F. d[ e]sunion.] 1. The termination of union; separation; disjunction; as, the disunion of the body and the soul. [1913 Webster] 2. A breach of concord and its effect; alienation. [1913 Webster] Such a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 disunion — index anarchy, argument (contention), conflict, contravention, controversy (argument), disaccord …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 disunion — (n.) late 15c., from DIS (Cf. dis ) + UNION (Cf. union) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 disunion — [dis yo͞on′yən] n. 1. the breaking up or ending of union; separation 2. lack of unity; discord …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 disunion — noun Date: 15th century 1. the termination of union ; separation 2. disunity • disunionist noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 disunion — /dis yoohn yeuhn/, n. 1. a severance of union; separation; disjunction. 2. lack of unity; dissension. [1590 1600; DIS 1 + UNION] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 7 disunion — noun separation of a union …

    Wiktionary

  • 8 disunion — Synonyms and related words: abstraction, alienation, antagonism, argumentation, breach, breach of friendship, break, clashing, cleavage, cleft, conflict, contention, contradiction, controversy, detachment, difference, disaccord, disaccordance,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 9 disunion — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Dissension] Syn. dissidence, discord, alienation, disunity; see disagreement 1 . 2. [Separation] Syn. disconnection, partition, detachment; see division 1 , separation 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The act or an… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 10 disunion — dis·un·i·on || ‚dɪs juːnjÉ™n n. separation, disconnection, severance …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11 disunion — noun the breaking up or lack of a union …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 12 disunion — n. 1. Separation, disjunction, severance, disconnection. 2. Schism, breach, rupture, feud …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 13 disunion — n 1. severance, disjunction, disconnection, separation, division, abstraction; partition, detachment; interruption, disruption. 2. dissension, disunity, dissidence, discord; alienation, estrangement, variance; breach, schism, split, rupture, feud …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 14 disunion — dis·union …

    English syllables

  • 15 disunion — dis•un•ion [[t]dɪsˈyun yən[/t]] n. 1) a severance of union; separation; disjunction 2) lack of unity; dissension • Etymology: 1590–1600 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 disunion — /dɪsˈjunjən/ (say dis yoohnyuhn) noun 1. severance of union; separation; disjunction. 2. lack of union; dissension …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 disunion — n. a lack of union; separation; dissension. Derivatives: disunite v.tr. & intr. disunity n …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 Origins of the American Civil War — For events following South Carolina s declaration of secession from the Union, see Battle of Fort Sumter and American Civil War. The Battle of Fort Sumter was the first stage in a conflict that had been brewing for decades. The main explanation… …

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  • 19 American Civil War — American Civil War …

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  • 20 Nullification Crisis — Events leading to the U.S. Civil War Northwest Ordinance Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions Missouri Compromise …

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