partition off - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theypartition off
he/she/itpartitions off
present participlepartitioning off
past tensepartitioned off
past participlepartitioned off
  1. to separate an area from the rest of a room with a partition

    The foreman’s office was partitioned off from the shop floor.

See also main entry: partition