Definition of SPLITS

noun : SPLITS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

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

  • 2. (

    ) a bottle containing half the usual amount ;

  • 3. (

    ) a promised or claimed share of loot or money; "he demanded his split before they disbanded" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a lengthwise crack in wood; "he inserted the wedge into a split in the log" ;

  • 6. (

    ) an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea ;

  • 7. (

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

  • 8. (

    ) (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" ;

  • 9. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 10. (

    ) the act of rending or ripping or splitting something; "he gave the envelope a vigorous rip" ;

  • 11. (

    ) division of a group into opposing factions; "another schism like that and they will wind up in bankruptcy" ;

verb : SPLITS

Source: WordNet 3.1

Adjective : SPLITS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 2. (

    ) (especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain; "we bought split logs for the fireplace" ;


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