split verb translate English to Russian: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "split" - English-Russian dictionary


/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.
He split his trousers when he bent over. Her shoes were splitting apart at the sides.Tearing and breaking into pieces
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.Separating and dividing
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.Separating and dividing
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 Separating and dividingArguing and disagreeing
(Definition of split verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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