Translation of "split" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /splɪt/ (present participle splitting, past tense and past participle split)

to share something by dividing it into smaller parts

dividere, ripartire
The cost of the wedding will be split between the two families.

If something splits or if you split it, it tears so that there is a long, thin hole in it.

spaccare, strapparsi, aprirsi
My trousers split when I sat down.
split your sides

to laugh a lot at something

sbellicarsi dalle risa
We nearly split our sides laughing/with laughter watching Paul trying to get the dog into the bicycle basket.

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