divide translation English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "divide" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /diˈvaid/
to separate into parts or groups
The wall divided the garden in two The group divided into three when we got off the bus We are divided (= We do not agree) as to where to spend our holidays.
(with betweenor among) to share
We divided the sweets between us.
to find out how many times one number contains another
6 divided by 2 equals 3.
dividers noun plural a measuring instrument used in geometry
a pair of dividers.
divisible /diˈvizəbl/ adjective able to be divided
100 is divisible by 4.
division /diˈviʒən/ noun (an) act of dividing
the division of the cake into slices
something that separates; a dividing line
A ditch marks the division between their two fields.
a part or section (of an army etc)
He belongs to B division of the local police force.
(a) separation of thought; disagreement
desacuerdo, diferencia
a division among party members.
the process finding out how many times one number is contained in another
The children are learning how to do long division.
divisional /diˈviʒənl/ adjective of a division
de división, divisional
The soldier contacted divisional headquarters.
divisive /diˈvaisiv/ adjective causing a lot of arguments between people
a divisive issue/policy..
(Definition of divide from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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