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Synonyms for divided

separated into parts or pieces

having a median strip or island between lanes of traffic moving in opposite directions


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distributed in portions (often equal) on the basis of a plan or purpose

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If, in addition to the consideration of a plurality of civil lists, we take into view the number of persons who must necessarily be employed to guard the inland communication between the different confederacies against illicit trade, and who in time will infallibly spring up out of the necessities of revenue; and if we also take into view the military establishments which it has been shown would unavoidably result from the jealousies and conflicts of the several nations into which the States would be divided, we shall clearly discover that a separation would be not less injurious to the economy, than to the tranquillity, commerce, revenue, and liberty of every part.
In spite of the village elder's assertions about the compressibility of hay, and its having settled down in the stacks, and his swearing that everything had been done in the fear of God, Levin stuck to his point that the hay had been divided without his orders, and that, therefore, he would not accept that hay as fifty loads to a stack.
Parliamentarians have drawn a clear line between themselves based on whom they support and Kenyans are slowly being divided.
Drawing on his personal story of growing up as a fundamentalist Christian on a dairy farm in rural Ohio, then as an academic in the heart of the liberal East Coast establishment, Darrell West (Vice President and Director of Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC) analyzes the economic, cultural, and political aspects of polarization in "Divided Politics, Divided Nation: Hyperconflict in the Trump Era".
Would we Americans who once made a reasonable effort to live together in harmony would become sharply divided?
"The attempts to fragment the region are very clear geographically, Sudan is now divided, and Libya is to be divided," Khalisi said in a statement.
If 9 is divided by this number, the remainder is 1.
AS the third anniversary of Brexit approaches, nothing is resolved, Britain is divided.
Reacting to reports that the Sindh government was planning to create more districts in Karachi division, MQM-P leaders told a press conference here that the PPP had already divided Karachi on ethnic lines by creating the Malir district in 1994 and no such division would be acceptable this time.
ISLAMABAD -- Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) chief Farooq Sattar termed reconciliation in all the divided groups of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) pertinent to restore peace in Karachi besides to counter terrorism and target killing.
MORE than four in every five people think Great Britain is a divided country, new figures have revealed - with immigration, ethnicity and religion the biggest sources of tension.
ity t An Ipsos Mori poll surveyed 27 countries to find which is the most divided - and Great Britain ranks in sixth place, with 85 per cent of the country believing h Nearly thinks the divided ng we are.
But he knew their thoughts and said to them, "Every kingdom divided against itself will be laid waste and house will fall against house.
Voters also believed the Democratic Party was divided, even if that split isn't on as demonstrated as the Republicans'.