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How to sign: to cause to separate and go in different directions
"She waved her hand and scattered the crowds";

scatter in ASL Watch how to sign scatter in American Sign Language
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dissipate in ASL Watch how to sign dissipate in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: dissipate, break up, scatter, disperse

Categories: divide, separate

Within this category: disband


How to sign: force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings
"Drive away potential burglars"; "drive away bad thoughts"; "dispel doubts"; "The supermarket had to turn back many disappointed customers";

dispel in ASL Watch how to sign dispel in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: chase away, drive out, drive away, drive off, turn back, run off

Categories: displace, move

Within this category: banish, clear the air, fire, frighten, shoo off

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