Translation of "divide" - English-Turkish dictionary

divide

verb uk us /dɪˈvaɪd/
SEPARATE [ I, T ]

B1 to separate into parts or groups, or to make something separate into parts or groups

bölmek, ayırmak
We divided up into teams of six.
Each school year is divided into two semesters.
divide sth (up) among/between sb

to separate something into parts and give a part to each person in a group

taksim etmek, bölüştürmek, paylaştırmak
The prize money will be divided equally among the winners.
PLACE [ T ]

B2 to separate a place into two areas

ikiye bölmek, ortadan ayırmak
An ancient wall divides the city.
NUMBERS [ I, T ]

to calculate how many times a number can go into another number

bölme işlemi yapmak
12 divided by 6 equals 2.
DISAGREE [ T ]

to cause people to disagree about something

ayrımcılık yaratmak, uyuşmamalarına sebep olmak
[ often passive ] Council members were divided over plans to build a new stadium.

(Translation of “divide” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)