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divide
Synonyms

divide

v.

  1. To separate by parting

    separate , part , cut up , partition , split up , sever , sunder , split , cut , fence off, disunite , disconnect , disjoin , detach , disengage , dissolve , rupture , break , dissever , dismember , unravel , carve , cleave , section , subdivide , intersect , cross , bisect , fork , branch , diverge , divaricate, rend , tear , segment , halve , quarter , dislocate , break down , demarcate , graduate , divorce , dissociate , alienate , estrange , insulate , isolate , loose , unchain , undo , unbind , count off , pull away , disentangle , chop , hew , slash , carve , splinter , split off , cut off , pull to pieces, tear apart, break apart, segregate , classify , sort , arrange , distribute , tear limb from limb*; see also break 1, cut 1, separate 2.

    Antonyms unite *, combine , connect.

  2. To distribute

    share , deal , dole , apportion ; see distribute 1. See syn. study at distribute , separate .

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Another word for divide

verb

  1. To make a division into parts, sections, or branches:

    break up , dissever , part , partition , section , segment , separate . See assemble , part

  2. To separate into branches or branchlike parts:

    bifurcate , branch (out), diverge , fork , ramify , subdivide . See part

  3. To become or cause to become apart one from another:

    break , detach , disjoin , disjoint , disunite , divorce , part , separate , split (up). Idioms: part company, set at odds. See assemble

  4. To give out in portions or shares:

    deal (out), dispense , distribute , dole out , parcel out , portion (out), ration (out), share . (Slang) divvy . See collect

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  • These lessees are usually speculators, who divide and sub-let the estate.
  • Meanwhile the political parties which were to divide the new Duma had taken shape.
  • While they were collecting troops in order to enforce their threats, John on his part tried to divide his enemies by a concession to the clerical section.
  • Throughout the Angiosperms the epidermis of the shoot originates from separate initials, which never divide tangentially, so that the young shoot is covered by a single layer of dividing cells, the dermatogen.
  • I mention these reprehensible actions to illustrate how language can divide us.
 
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Synonyms of ‘divide

Explore ‘divide’ in the dictionary
verb

to separate into parts

the artificial line that divided the city

separate

The nose section separates from the fuselage.
part

The clouds parted and a shaft of sunlight broke through.
She parted the bushes with her stick.
split
cut (up)
sever

Oil was still gushing from the severed fuel line.
partition

Korea was partitioned in 1945.
shear
segregate

They segregate you from the rest of the party.
cleave

a tool for cleaving watermelons
subdivide
bisect

The main street bisects the town.
split off
demarcate
sunder
Opposites
unite
join
combine
connect
marry
knit
come together
splice

to share or be shared out in parts

Divide the soup among four bowls.

share

the small income he has shared with his brother
distribute

He began to distribute jobs among his friends.
allocate

Tickets will be allocated to those who apply first.
portion
dispense

They had already dispensed £40,000 in grants.
allot

We were allotted half an hour to address the committee.
mete
dole out
apportion

They are even-handed in apportioning the blame.
deal out
measure out
divvy (up) (informal)

to disagree or cause to disagree

She has done more to divide the group than anyone else.

split

It is feared they could split the government.
break up

The crowd broke up reluctantly.
alienate
embroil
come between
disunite
estrange
sow dissension
cause to disagree
set at variance or odds
set or pit against one another
noun
a division or split

the great divide between generations

breach

A large battering ram hammered a breach in the wall.
gulf

the gulf between rural and urban life
gap

the wind tearing through gaps in the window frames
rift

In the open bog are many rifts and potholes.
abyss

An avalanche carried him into the deep abyss below.
cleft

a narrow cleft in the rocks too small for a human to squeeze through
hiatus

Efforts to reach a settlement resume today after a two-week hiatus.

phrasal verb

divide something up

quotation

Divide and rule [Philip of Macedon]

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Additional synonyms

abyss
a very deep hole in the ground
An avalanche carried him into the deep abyss below.
chasm
gulf
split
crack
gap
pit
opening
breach
hollow
void
gorge
crater
cavity
ravine
cleft
fissure
crevasse
bottomless depth
abysm
allocate
to assign to someone or for a particular purpose
Tickets will be allocated to those who apply first.
assign
grant
distribute
designate
set aside
earmark
give out
consign
allow
budget
allot
mete
share out
apportion
appropriate
allot
to assign as a share or for a particular purpose
We were allotted half an hour to address the committee.
assign
allocate
designate
set aside
earmark
mete
share out
apportion
budget
appropriate

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Nearby words of ‘divide’

  • diverted
  • diverting
  • divest
  • divide
  • divide something up
  • dividend
  • divination
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Related Terms of ‘divide’

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