Translation of "divide" - English-Russian dictionary

divide

verb uk us /dɪˈvaɪd/
SEPARATE [ I, T ]

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

разделять(ся)
We divided up into teams of six.
Each school year is divided into two semesters.
divide sth (up) among/between sb

to separate something into parts and give a part to each person in a group

делить что-либо между кем-либо
The prize money will be divided equally among the winners.
PLACE [ T ]

B2 to separate a place into two areas

делить, разделять
An ancient wall divides the city.
NUMBERS [ I, T ]

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

делить (в математике)
12 divided by 6 equals 2.
DISAGREE [ T ]

to cause people to disagree about something

расходиться во мнениях
[ often passive ] Council members were divided over plans to build a new stadium.

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