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"
get a divorce; formally terminate a marriage;
"The couple divorced after only 6 months"
separate into parts or portions;
"divide the cake into three equal parts"
"The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
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"
become separated into pieces or fragments;
"The figurine broke"
"The freshly baked loaf fell apart"
- Disagreements split the party into rival factions.
- The first signs of a split were beginning to show.
- Let's split up now and meet again at lunchtime.
- They split up more than a year ago.
- Jim and his wife were busting up again yesterday.
- The best part of fighting is making up afterwards!
- Dick and his wife split up last year.
- The couple split up after two years' marriage.
- It is not true that they have split up.
- He split with one of his former friends.
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