Translation of "divide" - English-Portuguese 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

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

12 divided by 6 equals 2.

Phrasal verb(s)

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