Translation of "divide" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈvaɪd/ us /dɪˈvɑɪd/ present participle dividing, past tense and past participle divided

B1 to separate into parts or groups, or to make something separate into parts or groups

We divided up into teams. Ci siamo divisi in squadre.

to separate a place into two areas

separare, dividere
There’s a narrow alley that divides / our house from the one next door. C’è un vialetto stretto che separa / casa nostra da quella accanto.

to calculate how many times a number can go into another number

dividere, essere divisibile
12 divided by 6 equals 2. 12 diviso per 6 è uguale a 2.

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(Translation of “divide” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)