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disperse

Synonyms of disperse in English:

verb

  • 1 the crowd began to disperse police used tear gas to disperse the demonstrators
    break up, split up, disband, separate, scatter, leave, go their separate ways, go in different directions;
    dispel, drive away, drive off, chase away, put to flight, banish, get rid of
    rare disunite
    [Antonyms] assemble
  • 2 the blanket of fog finally dispersed
    dissipate, be dispelled, thin out, dissolve, melt away, fade away, vanish, disappear, clear, lift, rise
  • 3 some plants rely on birds to disperse their seeds
    [Antonyms] gather
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    disperse, dissipate, scatter
    See scatter

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