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    split up - Dictionary definition and meaning for word split up

    Definition
    (noun) an increase in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders' equity
    Synonyms : split , stock split
    Example Sentence
    • they announced a two-for-one split of the common stock
    Definition
    (verb) get a divorce; formally terminate a marriage
    Synonyms : divorce
    Example Sentence
    • The couple divorced after only 6 months
    Definition
    (verb) separate into parts or portions
    Synonyms : carve up , dissever , divide , separate , split
    Example Sentence
    • divide the cake into three equal parts
    • The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I
    Definition
    (verb) discontinue an association or relation; go different ways
    Synonyms : break , break up , part , separate , split
    Example Sentence
    • The business partners broke over a tax question
    • The couple separated after 25 years of marriage
    • My friend and I split up
    Definition
    (verb) become separated into pieces or fragments
    Synonyms : break , come apart , fall apart , separate
    Example Sentence
    • The figurine broke
    • The freshly baked loaf fell apart
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