Meaning of “split” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /splɪt/

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

There's a split in my trousers.

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

This issue is likely to cause a major split in the party.

the end of a marriage or relationship:

Very few of their friends were surprised when they announced their split last week.

(Definition of “split noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)