the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
the effort contributed by a person in bringing about a result
the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music
an item that is an instance of some type
that which concerns a person with regard to a particular role or situation
one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
an actor's portrayal of someone in a play
a line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions
the extended spatial location of something
a portion of a natural object
assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group
something determined in relation to something that includes it
force, take, or pull apart
discontinue an association or relation; go different ways
go one's own way; move apart
to some extent; in some degree; not wholly
One of the portions, equal or unequal, into which anything is divided, or regarded as divided; something less than a whole; a number, quantity, mass, or the like, regarded as going to make up, with others, a larger number, quantity, mass, etc., whether actually separate or not; a piece; a fragment; a fraction; a division; a member; a constituent.
An equal constituent portion; one of several or many like quantities, numbers, etc., into which anything is divided, or of which it is composed; proportional division or ingredient.
A constituent portion of a living or spiritual whole; a member; an organ; an essential element.
A constituent of character or capacity; quality; faculty; talent;
Quarter; region; district;
Such portion of any quantity, as when taken a certain number of times, will exactly make that quantity; as, 3 is a part of 12;
That which belongs to one, or which is assumed by one, or which falls to one, in a division or apportionment; share; portion; lot; interest; concern; duty; office.
One of the opposing parties or sides in a conflict or a controversy; a faction.
A particular character in a drama or a play; an assumed personification; also, the language, actions, and influence of a character or an actor in a play; or, figuratively, in real life. see to act a part, under act.
One of the different melodies of a concerted composition, which heard in union compose its harmony; also, the music for each voice or instrument; as, the treble, tenor, or bass part; the violin part, etc.
To divide; to separate into distinct parts; to break into two or more parts or pieces; to sever.
To divide into shares; to divide and distribute; to allot; to apportion; to share.
To separate or disunite; to cause to go apart; to remove from contact or contiguity; to sunder.
Hence: to hold apart; to stand between; to intervene betwixt, as combatants.
To separate by a process of extraction, elimination, or secretion; as, to part gold from silver.
To leave; to quit.
To be broken or divided into parts or pieces; to break; to become separated; to go asunder; as, rope parts; his hair parts in the middle.
To go away; to depart; to take leave; to quit each other; hence, to die;
To perform an act of parting; to relinquish a connection of any kind;