Translation of "divide" - English-Portuguese dictionary

divide

verb uk /dɪˈvaɪd/ (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

dividir(-se), separar(-se), repartir
We divided up into teams.

to separate a place into two areas

dividir, separar, repartir
There’s a narrow alley that divides our house from the one next door.

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

dividir
12 divided by 6 equals 2.

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