split /splɪt/ verb (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.
böl(ün)mek, parçala(n)mak, ayırmak, ayrılmak, yar(ıl)mak He split his trousers when he bent over. Her shoes were splitting apart at the sides.1967
DIVIDE [I, T] ( also split up) › to divide into smaller parts or groups, or to divide something into smaller parts or groups
küçük parçalara/gruplara ayırmak/ayrılmak The children split up into three groups.1957
SHARE [T] › to share something by dividing it into smaller parts
paylaşmak, bölüşmek, üleşmek The cost of the wedding will be split between the two families.1957
DISAGREE [I, T] › If a group of people splits, or something splits them, they disagree and form smaller groups. split up phrasal verb
böl(ün)mek, ayırmak, ayrılmak, hipleş(tir)mek This issue could split the Conservative Party. [often passive] The government is split on the issue of hunting. → See also split hairs19571158
› If two people split up, they end their relationship.
ayrılmak, bozuşmak, ilişkiye son vermek She split up with her boyfriend.634