Bedeutung von "carve sth up" - als Fremdsprache

carve sth up

phrasal verb with carve uk us /kɑːv/ verb [ I, T ]

to divide something into smaller parts, in a way that people do not approve of:

The countryside has been carved up and sold to property developers.

(Definition von "carve sth up" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)