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.  

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