As verbs the difference between severed and detach
is that severed
) while detach
is to take apart from; to take off.
As an adjective severed
is separated, cut off or broken apart.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
separated, cut off or broken apart
- a severed limb
To take apart from; to take off.
(military) To separate for a special object or use.
- to detach the tag from a newly purchased garment
- to detach a ship from a fleet, or a company from a regiment