English translation of 'अलग'
1. apart adverb
If two people are apart, they are no longer living together or spending time together.
Mum and Dad live apart.
2. apart adverb
When someone or something is positioned apart from a person or thing, they are some distance from them.
She was standing apart from the rest of us.
He was standing, feet apart.
She tried in vain to keep the two dogs apart.
3. different adjective
If one thing is different from another, it is not like the other thing.
London was different from most European capitals.
We have totally different views.
4. disparate adjective
Disparate things are clearly different from each other in quality or type.[formal]
Scientists are trying to pull together disparate ideas in astronomy.
5. distinct adjective
If one thing is distinct from another, there is an important difference between them.
Engineering and technology are disciplines distinct from one another.
6. lone adjective before noun
A lone person or thing is alone or is the only one in a particular place.
He was shot by a lone gunman.
7. separate adjective /ˈsepərət ˈसेपरअट्/
If one thing is separate from another, the two things are apart and are not connected.
Business bank accounts were kept separate from personal ones.
I've always kept my private and professional life separate.
The word 'quarter' has two completely separate meanings.
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Translation of अलग from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary