Meaning of PARTING in English

PARTING

(~s)

1.

Parting is the act of leaving a particular person or place. A ~ is an occasion when this happens.

It was a dreadfully emotional ~.

N-VAR

2.

Your ~ words or actions are the things that you say or do as you are leaving a place or person.

Her ~ words left him feeling empty and alone.

ADJ: ADJ n

3.

The ~ in someone’s hair is the line running from the front to the back of their head where their hair lies in different directions. (BRIT; in AM, use part )

N-COUNT

4.

When there is a ~ of the ways, two or more people or groups of people stop working together or travelling together.

...a negotiated ~ of the ways for the three Baltic republics.

PHRASE

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