Translation of "split" - English-Portuguese dictionary

split

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

to share something by dividing it into smaller parts

dividir(-se), separar(-se), repartir
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.

partir, abrir ao meio
My trousers split when I sat down.
split your sides

to laugh a lot at something

rachar o bico
We nearly split our sides laughing/with laughter watching Paul trying to get the dog into the bicycle basket.

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /splɪt/ us /splɪt/

a long, thin hole in something where it has broken apart

rachadura, ruptura, rasgo
There’s a split in my trousers.

the division of a group of people into smaller groups because they disagree about something

separação, rompimento, divisão, divergência
This issue is likely to cause a major split in the party.

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