8 example sentences using split.
Split used in a sentence
Split in a sentence as a noun
When we split off to form egcs the main resistance was to the idea that there would be a fork at all.
We would split this up, part of it being done in-house and a bunch contracted to teachers around the state.
The group will naturally split up within a few minutes and you'll be left speaking with new people.
Split in a sentence as a verb
This wood is incredibly dense and has proven difficult to split by any means, even after 3 years of seasoning.
I, too, have a random number generator that I am willing to part with on very reasonable terms, cash/equity split negotiable.
Since the route field on flights plans expects short input and this flight's route is dramatically longer, it caused an FAA system to split the flight arbitrarily into different legs.
Split in a sentence as an adjective
The entire discussion was initiated by me and I am the one responsible for split.\n- Deena is a wonderful entrepreneur and I have very high regards for her.
For teams--particularly large teams--to work together requires a certain camaraderie that is orders of magnitude easier to manage when physically colocated. This also applies to teams that are geographically 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
a promised or claimed share of loot or money; "he demanded his split before they disbanded"
a lengthwise crack in wood; "he inserted the wedge into a split in the log"
an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings"
an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea
See also: Split
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; "he was winning until he got a split in the tenth frame"
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"
the act of rending or ripping or splitting something; "he gave the envelope a vigorous rip"
See also: rent
division of a group into opposing factions; "another schism like that and they will wind up in bankruptcy"
See also: schism
separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument; "cleave the bone"
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"
come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure; "The bubble burst"
See also: burst
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"
(especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain; "we bought split logs for the fireplace"