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noun as in breaking

noun as in sharing

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In Syria, he said, “the dividing lines are just so blurred.”

Because of its brilliant white color, you don't see a dividing line between the hull and superstructure.

“Presidential impeachment under almost any circumstances has a way of dividing America,” Clovis said.

So, people have misinterpreted the word “feminist” to be a dividing word as opposed to a uniting one.

Who needs conflict with your wife when this war is dividing your own brain in two?

It lies in the middle of the river, opposite to the dividing line between Calais and Robbinston, Me.

These dividing walls were stone, like all the others, but sufficiently narrow to admit of Hannah's leaping them easily.

Density is found by dividing the total population of a state by the total land area of the state.

A great wall runs through the centre, dividing the long-term from the short-term prisoners.

After his wife's death, the Consul had never succeeded in dividing this duty satisfactorily between them.


On this page you'll find 219 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dividing, such as: detaching, detachment, parting, partition, and separation.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.