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English definition of “share”

share

verb [I/T] (DIVIDE INTO PARTS)   /ʃer, ʃær/
to divide or use something with others: [T] Why don’t we share the salad? [I/T] All the employees in the company share (in) the profits. [T] She shares an office with Anne. [T] It’s a long trip – why don’t we share the driving (= each do some of it)? [T] Our whole family shares an interest in hiking (= We all like it). [T] I have an idea I’d like to share with you (= tell you).
(Definition of share verb (DIVIDE INTO PARTS) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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