Dis·sev·er v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dissevered p. pr. & vb. n. Dissevering.] To part in two; to sever thoroughly; to sunder; to disunite; to separate; to disperse.
The storm so dissevered the company . . . that most of therm never met again. --Sir P. Sidney.
States disserved, discordant, belligerent. --D. Webster.
Dis·sev·er, v. i. To part; to separate.
v : separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three
equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire
after World War I" [syn: divide, split, split up, separate,
carve up] [ant: unite]