divorcement divorcement

Definition(s):

  • (n) the legal dissolution of a marriage

Usage(s):

  1. He was sure that the lower court would order divorcement.
  2. There is often a complete divorcement between the individual and his corporate personality.
  3. Then he got up and announced, in effect, that he was ready for a bill of divorcement.

News

  • Book review: Biography of George Cukor is re-issued

    “A Bill of Divorcement,” “Dinner at Eight,” “Little Women,” “David Copperfield,” “Sylvia Scarlett,” “Romeo and Juliet,” “Camille,” “The Women,” “The Philadelphia Story,” “A Double Life,” “Edward, My Son,” The post Book review: Biography of George Cukor is re-issued appeared first on ABC Newspapers .
    on August 8, 2013     Source: ABC Newspapers

Quotes

  • ...an interview with Ynet Saturday Peretz warned that a decision by Chairman Ehud Barak to join the government as defense minister independently of his party would be "a total divorcement of Barak from the Labor Party", as well as...
    on Feb 14, 2009 By: Amir Peretz Source: Ynetnews

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untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /