Textual thesaurus for "split"

(adj) disconnected, disunited, fragmented

having been divided; having the unity destroyed

Congress...gave the impression of...a confusing sum of disconnected local forces-Samuel Lubell; a league of disunited nations- E.B.White; a fragmented coalition; a split group

(noun) schism

division of a group into opposing factions

another schism like that and they will wind up in bankruptcy

(noun) rip, rent

the act of rending or ripping or splitting something

he gave the envelope a vigorous rip

(noun) stock split, split up

an increase in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders' equity

they announced a two-for-one split of the common stock

(noun) Split

an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea

(noun) rip, rent, snag, tear

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

there was a rip in his pants; she had snags in her stockings

(verb) break open, burst

come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure

The bubble burst

(verb) rive, cleave

separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument

cleave the bone

(verb) part, separate

go one's own way; move apart

The friends separated after the party

(verb) part, separate, split up, break, break up

discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

The business partners broke over a tax question; The couple separated after 25 years of marriage; My friend and I split up

(verb) dissever, divide, separate, split up, carve up

separate into parts or portions

divide the cake into three equal parts; The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I