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Present participle for to cut or slice something off
“They were attacked by a creature they had never seen before and killed it, managing to sever its limb before it fell to its death in a large crevice.”
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Present participle for to remove, separate or break apart
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“She jerked away, trying to sever the connection between them so that she could corral her frenzied emotions.”
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Present participle for to put an end to (a connection or relationship)
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“You have until midnight to resign and sever all ties with puppet political parties as well as with your puppet criminal political leadership.”
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Present participle for to break up into small pieces as the result of impact
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Present participle for to separate or isolate
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Present participle for to physically cut up or take apart
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Present participle for to cut with a wide, sweeping movement, typically using a knife or sword
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Present participle for to cut with small quick strokes with scissors or shears
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Present participle for to annul or cancel an agreement
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Present participle for to chop off, especially with an ax
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Present participle for to recognize or understand a difference
Noun
The act by which persons or things are uncoupled
“She executed a perfect sweep across the creature's arm, severing the limb from its shoulder.”
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