Translation of "split" - English-Russian dictionary

split

verb uk us /splɪt/ (present participle splitting, past tense and past participle split)
BREAK [ I, T ]

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

рвать(ся)
He split his trousers when he bent over.
Her shoes were splitting apart at the sides.
DIVIDE [ I, T ] ( also split up)

B2 to divide into smaller parts or groups, or to divide something into smaller parts or groups

раскалывать(ся), разделять(ся)
The children split up into three groups.
SHARE [ T ]

to share something by dividing it into smaller parts

делить, распределять
The cost of the wedding will be split between the two families.
DISAGREE [ I, T ]

If a group of people splits, or something splits them, they disagree and form smaller groups.

раскалывать(ся), разделять(ся)
[ often passive ] The government is split on the issue of hunting.
→ See also split hairs

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