Word forms: disassociates
1. verb If you disassociate yourself from something or someone, you say or show that you are not connected with them, usually in order to avoid trouble or blame. [V pron-refl + from] ⇒ I wish to disassociate myself from this very sad decision. [V pron-refl from n] ⇒ He proposed that the Council should disassociate itself from such behaviour. 2. verb
If you disassociate one group or thing from another, you separate them. [V n + from] ⇒ ...an attempt by the president to disassociate the military from politics.
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