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split

 
Adjective split has 5 senses
  1. split - being divided or separated; "split between love and hate"
    Antonym:
    united (indirect, via divided)
  2. disconnected, disunited, fragmented, split - 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"
    Antonym: united (indirect, via divided)
  3. split - 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"
    Antonym:
    unbroken (indirect, via broken)
  4. cut, split - having a long rip or tear; "a split lip"
    Antonym: uninjured (indirect, via injured)
  5. split - (especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain; "we bought split logs for the fireplace"
    Antonym:
    uncut (indirect, via cut)
Noun split has 11 senses
  1. split - extending the legs at right angles to the trunks (one in front and the other in back)
    --1 is a kind of
    acrobatic stunt, acrobatic feat
  2. split - a bottle containing half the usual amount
    --2 is a kind of
    bottle, bottleful
  3. split - a promised or claimed share of loot or money; "he demanded his split before they disbanded"
    --3 is a kind of
    share, portion, part, percentage
    Derived form: verb split1
  4. split - a lengthwise crack in wood; "he inserted the wedge into a split in the log"
    --4 is a kind of
    crack, cleft, crevice, fissure, scissure
    Derived form: verb split5
  5. rip, rent, snag, split, tear - an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings"
    --5 is a kind of opening, gap
    Derived form: verb split2
  6. Split - an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea
    --6 is a kind of
    city, metropolis, urban center
    --6 is a part of Croatia, Republic of Croatia, Hrvatska
  7. split - a dessert of sliced fruit and ice cream covered with whipped cream and cherries and nuts
    --7 is a kind of
    frozen dessert
    --7 has particulars: banana split
  8. split - (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"
    --8 is a kind of
    formation
  9. split, stock split, split up - an increase in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders' equity; "they announced a two-for-one split of the common stock"
    --9 is a kind of increase, step-up
  10. rent, rip, split - the act of rending or ripping or splitting something; "he gave the envelope a vigorous rip"
    --10 is a kind of tear
    Derived form: verb split2
  11. schism, split - division of a group into opposing factions; "another schism like that and they will wind up in bankruptcy"
    --11 is a kind of division
    Derived forms: verb split4, verb split3
Verb split has 5 senses
  1. divide, split, split up, separate, dissever, carve up - separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
    --1 is one way to change integrity
    Derived form: noun split3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. cleave, split, rive - separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument; "cleave the bone"
    --2 is one way to tear
    Derived forms: noun split10, noun split5, noun splitter3, noun splitter1
    Sample sentence:
    The girls split the wooden sticks
  3. separate, part, split up, split, break, break up - 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"
    Derived form: noun split11
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  4. separate, part, split - go one's own away; move apart; "The friends separated after the party"
    --4 is one way to move
    Derived form: noun split11
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  5. burst, split, break open - break open or apart suddenly; "The bubble burst"
    --5 is one way to break, separate, split up, fall apart, come apart
    Derived form: noun split4
    Sample sentence:
    The wooden sticks split
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