- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: Yes
- Included in BDB: Yes
SUN'DER, verb transitive
1. To part; to separate; to divide; to disunite in almost any manner, either by rending, cutting, or breaking; as, to sunder a rope or cord; to sunder a limb or joint; to sunder friends, or the ties of friendship. The executioner sunders the head from the body at a stroke. A mountain may be sundered by an earthquake.
Bring me lightning, give me thunder;
--Jove may kill, but ne'er shall sunder
2. To expose to the sun. [Provincial in England.]
SUN'DER, noun In sunder in tow.
He cutteth the spear in sunder Psalms 46:9.
SUN'DERED, participle passive Separated; divided; parted.
SUN'DERING, participle present tense Parting; separating.
SUN'-DEW, noun [sun and dew.] A plant of the genus Drosera.