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.