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Definitions of split

  1. To burst; to burst with laughter; to be dashed to pieces. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To divide lengthwise; rend or tear apart violently; to divide or break up into parts or sides, as a political party. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. To divide lengthwise; tear asunder; rend; separate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. To cleave lengthwise: to tear asunder violently: to divide: to throw into discord. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To cleave lengthwise; rend asunder; divide. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. To divide or part asunder: to be dashed to pieces:-pr.p. splitting; pa.t. and pa.p. split. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. To part asunder; crack. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. break open or apart suddenly; "The bubble burst" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question"; "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"; "My friend and I split up" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. To divide lengthwise; to rive; to cleave; to rend; to divide; to break into discord; to strain and pain with laughter. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. To divide or separate lengthwise; to rive; to rend; to throw into discord, as a party; to burst or part asunder; to be broken, as a ship. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. Splitting. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  13. an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. (tenpin bowling) a divided formation of pins left standing after the first bowl; "he was winning until he got a split in the tenth frame" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. a dessert of sliced fruit and ice cream covered with whipped cream and cherries and nuts Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. a lengthwise crack in wood; "he inserted the wedge into a split in the log" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. a bottle containing half the usual amount Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. Any of the dents of a reed. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. Any of the air currents in a mine formed by dividing a larger current. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. The feat of going down to the floor so that the legs extend in a straight line, either with one on each side or with one in front and the other behind. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. Any of the three or four strips into which osiers are commonly cleft for certain kinds of work; - usually in pl. Webster Dictionary DB
  23. Short for shot or stroke. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. A small bottle (containing about half a pint) of some drink; - so called as containing half the quantity of the customary smaller commercial size of bottle; also, a drink of half the usual quantity; a half glass. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. A rent or crack; division or separation, as in a political party; rupture. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  26. A crack or rent lengthwise. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  27. Cleft; division. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  28. The act or result of splitting; a fissure; rupture; schism. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  29. A crack, rent, or longitudinal fissure; a breach or separation. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  30. A rent; a crack; a fissure or crack lengthwise; a breach or division in a party. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  31. having been divided; having the unity destroyed; "Congress...gave the impression of...a confusing sum of disconnected local forces"-Samuel Lubell; "a league of disunited nations"- E.B.White; "a fragmented coalition"; "a split group" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  32. (especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain; "we bought split logs for the fireplace" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  33. a promised or claimed share of loot or money; "he demanded his split before they disbanded" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  34. go one's own away; move apart; "The friends separated after the party" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  35. broken or burst apart longitudinally; "after the thunderstorm we found a tree with a split trunk"; "they tore big juicy chunks from the heart of the split watermelon" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  36. having a long rip or tear; "a split lip" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  37. being divided or separated; "split between love and hate" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  38. Short for Split shot or stroke. Newage Dictionary DB
  39. Designating ordinary stock that has been divided into preferred ordinary and deferred ordinary. Webster Dictionary DB
  40. To divide lengthwise; to separate from end to end, esp. by force; to divide in the direction of the grain layers; to rive; to cleave; as, to split a piece of timber or a board; to split a gem; to split a sheepskin. Newage Dictionary DB
  41. To burst; to rupture; to rend; to tear asunder. Newage Dictionary DB
  42. To divide or break up into parts or divisions, as by discord; to separate into parts or parties, as a political party; to disunite. Newage Dictionary DB
  43. To divide or separate into components; -- often used with up; as, to split up sugar into alcohol and carbonic acid. Newage Dictionary DB
  44. To part asunder; to be rent; to burst; as, vessels split by the freezing of water in them. Newage Dictionary DB
  45. To be broken; to be dashed to pieces. Newage Dictionary DB
  46. To separate into parties or factions. Newage Dictionary DB
  47. To burst with laughter. Newage Dictionary DB
  48. To divulge a secret; to betray confidence; to peach. Newage Dictionary DB
  49. to divide one hand of blackjack into two hands, allowed when the first two cards dealt to a player have the same value. Newage Dictionary DB
  50. A crack, or longitudinal fissure. Newage Dictionary DB
  51. A breach or separation, as in a political party; a division. Newage Dictionary DB
  52. A piece that is split off, or made thin, by splitting; a splinter; a fragment. Newage Dictionary DB
  53. Specif (Leather Manuf.), one of the sections of a skin made by dividing it into two or more thicknesses. Newage Dictionary DB
  54. the substitution of more than one share of a corporation's stock for one share. The market price of the stock usually drops in proportion to the increase in outstanding shares of stock. The split may be in any ratio, as a two-for-one split; a three-for-two split. Newage Dictionary DB
  55. the division by a player of one hand of blackjack into two hands, allowed when the first two cards dealt to a player have the same value; the player is usually obliged to increase the amount wagered by placing a sum equal to the original bet on the new hand thus created. Newage Dictionary DB
  56. Divided; cleft. Newage Dictionary DB
  57. Divided deeply; cleft. Newage Dictionary DB
  58. Divided so as to be done or executed part at one time or price and part at another time or price; - said of an order, sale, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  59. Of quotations, given in sixteenth, quotations in eighths being regular; as, 10 is a split quotation. Webster Dictionary DB
  60. Divided. To split on a rock, to err fatally. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  61. Split. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for split

  1. I looked where they was lookin', and here, a- comin' lickety- split was the sheriff! – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  2. Simmons had at present split only on himself; but the women were evidently in love with Little; said he was their only friend; and he, Tucker, foresaw that, with their co- operation, Simmons would be turned inside out by Little before he died. – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
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