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1    afar, alone, aloof, aside, away, by itself, by oneself, cut off, distant, distinct, divorced, excluded, independent, independently, isolated, out on a limb, piecemeal, separate, separated, separately, singly, to itself, to oneself, to one side  
2    asunder, in bits, in pieces, into parts, to bits, to pieces  
3    apart from      aside from, besides, but, except for, excluding, not counting, other than, save  

come apart     
break, come unstuck, crumble, disintegrate, fall to pieces, give way, separate, split, tear  
fall apart     
break up, come apart at the seams, crumble, disband, disintegrate, disperse, dissolve, fall to bits, go or come to pieces, go to seed, lose cohesion, shatter  
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term used for describing the lifestyle of married or unmarried long-term couples who don't live under the same roof
[Psych.] acronym: LAT. e.g LAT couples, LAT relationships
1 (referring to taste) ferment, acidify; 2. (fig.) deteriorate, fall apart
1. The milk turned sour. 2. The relation between them turned sour.
1. break; fall apart; 2. be in a bad mood
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