Definition of dissociate:
- dissociate (part of speech: verb)
separate (part of speech: verb)
- distance oneself,
- "The Story of the Heavens", Robert Stawell Ball.
Not content with forming societies to advocate their policy, they insisted that it was based on a science peculiar to themselves, the Marxian analysis of value, and the economic interpretation of history: they strove too to dissociate themselves from others by the adoption of peculiar modes of address- such as the use of the words " comrade" and " fraternal"- and they were so convinced that no good thing could come out of the Galilee of capitalism that any countenance of capitalist parties or of the capitalist press was deemed an act of treachery.- "The History of the Fabian Society", Edward R. Pease.
- "The Truants", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.