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Synonyms for split

Synonyms for split

to separate into parts with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument

to undergo partial breaking

to separate or pull apart by force

to become or cause to become apart one from another

to break away or withdraw from membership in an association or a federation

to terminate a relationship or an association by or as if by leaving one another

the result of cutting

a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

Synonyms for split

extending the legs at right angles to the trunk (one in front and the other in back)

a bottle containing half the usual amount

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a promised or claimed share of loot or money

a lengthwise crack in wood

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

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an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea

a dessert of sliced fruit and ice cream covered with whipped cream and cherries and nuts

(tenpin bowling) a divided formation of pins left standing after the first bowl

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

the act of rending or ripping or splitting something


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division of a group into opposing factions


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

come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure

having been divided

(especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain

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If you have a splitting headache and you're out of pain relievers, you're not going to get on the computer.
For the reluctant skeptic, kinetic art of the '60s may recall nothing so much as a splitting headache. This eighty-piece exhibition is an attempt to reframe this body of work, largely dismissed as bells-and-whistles kitsch; when all is said and done, Magasin director Yves Aupetitallot (who has curated the show) hopes to make a convincing case otherwise.
If I hadn't woken up with a splitting headache in northern India one morning, I could now claim to have met the Queen of Ladakh.
I am here because for the last three days I have had a bad case of diarrhea, and today I have a splitting headache and am weak.
Symptoms: 6 You have attacks of feeling sick, you see flashing lights in one eye and you have a splitting headache over the same eye.
THE SPFL have caused yet another splitting headache with the top-six fixture anomaly.
The following day everyone will wake up with a splitting headache, and a dose of reality.
Acetaminophen may alleviate your splitting headache, but it may also (http://www.medicaldaily.com/acetaminophen-tylenol-also-dulls-emotions-better-or-worse-329178) numb your emotions , according to researchers at Ohio State University.
The well known and trusted cure to a splitting headache and a tummy doing the samba is a full English - beloved of every meat eater.
But the splitting headache is yet to visit the followers/supporters of Sen.
Stu told how he was out in Newcastle for a friend's birthday when he got a splitting headache and went home early.
I was left with a splitting headache and none of the things I said seemed to make sense.
Calum fell ill at his home in Seaton Delaval, Northumberland, just days before the end of December 2010 complaining of a cold and a splitting headache.
Besides having a split personality (that will give the listener a splitting headache), Aguilera is also suffering from an identity crisis, sounding like Britney Spears one moment, and Beyonce the next.