Definition of Divide


  • a ridge of land that separates two adjacent river systems
    - water parting
  • a serious disagreement between two groups of people (typically producing tension or hostility)


  • force, take, or pull apart
    "He separated the fighting children"
    "Moses parted the Red Sea"
  • make a division or separation
  • come apart
    "The two pieces that we had glued separated"
  • act as a barrier between
    stand between
    "The mountain range divides the two countries"
  • perform a division
    "Can you divide 49 by seven?"
  • separate into parts or portions
    "divide the cake into three equal parts"
    "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
    - split up - carve up
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble divide

24 unscramble word found using the letters divide.

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