- 1[transitive, intransitive] divorce (somebody) to end your marriage to someone legally They're getting divorced. She's divorcing her husband. I'd heard they're divorcing.
- 2[transitive, often passive] divorce somebody/something from something (formal) to separate, a person, an idea, a subject, etc. from something; to keep two things separate They believed that art should be divorced from politics. When he was depressed, he felt utterly divorced from reality.
NAmE//dəˈvɔrs//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they divorce
he / she / it divorces
past simple divorced
-ing form divorcing