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Meaning & Definition of Disperse in English

English

Disperse

/dɪspərs/

verb

1. Distribute loosely

  • "He scattered gun powder under the wagon"
    synonym:
  • scatter
  • ,
  • sprinkle
  • ,
  • dot
  • ,
  • dust
  • ,
  • disperse

2. To cause to separate and go in different directions

  • "She waved her hand and scattered the crowds"
    synonym:
  • disperse
  • ,
  • dissipate
  • ,
  • dispel
  • ,
  • break up
  • ,
  • scatter

3. Cause to separate

  • "Break up kidney stones"
  • "Disperse particles"
    synonym:
  • break up
  • ,
  • disperse
  • ,
  • scatter

4. Move away from each other

  • "The crowds dispersed"
  • "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached"
    synonym:
  • disperse
  • ,
  • dissipate
  • ,
  • scatter
  • ,
  • spread out

5. Separate (light) into spectral rays

  • "The prosm disperses light"
    synonym:
  • disperse

6. Cause to become widely known

  • "Spread information"
  • "Circulate a rumor"
  • "Broadcast the news"
    synonym:
  • circulate
  • ,
  • circularize
  • ,
  • circularise
  • ,
  • distribute
  • ,
  • disseminate
  • ,
  • propagate
  • ,
  • broadcast
  • ,
  • spread
  • ,
  • diffuse
  • ,
  • disperse
  • ,
  • pass around