
Thesaurus for divide
Pronunciation of divide: D IH0 V AY1 D (dɪ'vaɪd)
Number of syllables of divide: 2

Pronunciation Video of divide

Definition of divide
 (n): a ridge of land that separates two adjacent river systems
 (n): a serious disagreement between two groups of people (typically producing tension or hostility)
 (v): perform a division; "Can you divide 49 by seven?"
 (v): force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea"
 (v): come apart; "The two pieces that we had glued separated"
 (v): make a division or separation
 (v): separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
 (v): act as a barrier between; stand between; "The mountain range divides the two countries"

Examples of divide
 Divide the watts received by the area of the collector.
 It is to divide to amortize.
 Divide warm bread pudding into bowls.
 Divide the coefficients and subtract the exponents.
 Heavy buttresses divide the windows and support the tower.
 Factors contributing to the reduction in the divide.
 I will divide the humble from the haughty and treacherous.
 This contiguity is exploited by the divide and conquer implementation.
 To factorize a number, you divide it into factors.
 It's tempting to divide the mortality by the incidence.