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Similar words: splint · slit · spit · splat · splice · spliff · spline · sunlit · splinted · splinter
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split

noun
verb
adjective
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noun
1 noun fissure, crackscoilt fem2  c m ugearradh masc  c m uoscailt fem2  c m uthere's a split in the wood tá scoilt san adhmadto make a split in sth scoilt a chur i ruda split in the skin scaimh, gág 2 noun tear or slashoscailt fem2  c m uscoilt fem2  c m uthe skirt has a split at the side tá scoilt sa sciorta ag an taobh
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3 noun end of relationship or partnershipscaradh masc  c m uthey announced their split d'fhógair siad go raibh siad ag scaradh, d'fhógair siad go raibh siad ag briseadh suas, d'fhógair siad go raibh siad ag imeacht óna chéilethe split from his wife was difficult bhí an scaradh óna bhean dian 4 noun schismscoilt fem2  c m udeighilt fem2  c m uthe bill caused a major split in the party tharla scoilt mhór sa pháirtí mar gheall ar an mbille, scoilt an bille an páirtí 5 noun divisionroinnt fem2  c m uit was a 60-40 split bhí sé roinnte 60-40the split between yes and no answers an deighilt idir freagraí tá agus níl 6 noun FIN making a share appear cheaperscoilteadh masc  c m ushare split scairscoilteadh 7 noun COOK dessertscoilteog  c m u 8 noun (US) DRINK small bottle of wine or liquorbuidéal beag
verb
9 verb suffer a rift or schism INTRANSITIVEbris suas  c m uimigh ó chéilescoilt verb  c m uscar verb  c m uthe party split into two groups over the agreement scoilt an páirtí ina dhá ghrúpa mar gheall ar an gconradh 10 verb create a rift or schism TRANSITIVEscoilt verb  c m udeighilt a chothú iit split the party scoilt sé an páirtíthe government is split over tax tá an rialtas scoilte faoi chúrsaí cánach, tá deighilt sa rialtas faoi chúrsaí cánach 11 verb separate INTRANSITIVEscar verb  c m ubris suas  c m uimigh ó chéilethe band split after a few years bhris an grúpa suas tar éis cúpla bliain 12 verb divide sth up TRANSITIVEroinn verb  c m uwe split the work roinnimid an obair eadrainnthe players are split into teams roinntear na himreoirí ina bhfoirnethe company is split over two sites tá an comhlacht roinnte idir dhá láthair 13 verb share TRANSITIVEroinn verb  c m uthe money was split three ways roinneadh an t-airgead ina thrí chuidlet's split it fifty-fifty between us roinnimis é leath mar leath eadrainn 14 verb slit or cut sth TRANSITIVEscoilt verb  c m ubris verb  c m uhe split the coconut scoilt sé an cnó cócóshe split the deck of cards ghearr sí an paca cártaíI can split the screen féadfaidh mé an scáileán a roinntsplit the cake in half déan dhá chuid den cháca, gearr ina dhá chuid an cáca 15 verb shatter TRANSITIVEréab verb  c m ubris verb  c m uthe noise split the silence réab an torann an ciúnas 16 verb rip or burst sth TRANSITIVEscoilt verb  c m ushe split her head open when she fell scoilt sí a cloigeann nuair a thit sí, d'oscail sí a ceann nuair a thit símy bag was split apart by the dog tharraing an madra mo mhála as a chéile 17 verb burst open, come apart INTRANSITIVEthe orange split phléasc an t-oráistethe ship split apart rinneadh smionagar den bhád, briseadh an bádthe bowl split in two scoilt an babhla ina dhá leath 18 verb LING insert adverb TRANSITIVEroinn verb  c m u 19 verb informal tell tales about sb INTRANSITIVEsceith verb  c m uinis verb  c m uhe split on his friend sceith sé ar a chara 20 verb informal leave INTRANSITIVEimigh verb  c m ubóthar a bhualadhgiota a bhaint de
adjective
21 adjective slit or burstgearrtha  c m upléasctha  c m uscoilte  c m u
phrases

sb's head is splitting

informal my head is splitting tá mo chloigeann á scoilteadh

to split hairs

bheith ag míníneachtlet's not split hairs about this ná bímis ag míníneacht faoi seo

to split your sides

(also

to split your sides laughing

) informal bheith ag gáire go croíúilbheith sna trithí gáirebheith lag ag gáirebheith ag scairteadh gáirebheith i lagracha ag gáire

to split the difference

an difríocht a roinnt

to split the vote

an vóta a scoilteadh

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