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adjective as in breaking

adjective as in wrecking

noun as in disruption

Strongest match

noun as in nuclear fission

noun as in sharing

Strongest matches

Strong matches

Weak match

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Example Sentences

Shesterkin is splitting time with 24-year-old netminder Alex Georgiev.

The catalyst works by splitting molecules of CO2 into the carbon and oxygen atoms from which they’re made.

Collecting large amounts of CO2 from the air is very tricky, and splitting water to make hydrogen also uses a lot of power.

Clemson and Notre Dame splitting will make it hard to leave either out.

In other words, ticket-splitting didn’t vary that much within each state and was, in most cases, pretty minimal.

Again, the difference can seem subtle and sound more like splitting hairs, but the difference is important.

Fumbleroooohski…'” (39) “'Look at me, ungh, splitting my own seam, oohh… going deep.

When it came to shooting the famous parting of the Red Sea, Ridley Scott elected to show a tsunami splitting the waters.

Was it a classic case of vote splitting between the four actors or ARE THE EMMYS HOMOPHOBIC???

In the early 2000s, after splitting with his wife of 20 years, Stephenson began devoting more time to his interest in art.

If they see us splitting the breeze down Lost River, they won't look for us to bob up from the opposite quarter to-morrow.

A small miner's pick is useful for cutting out, and splitting portions of slaty rocks; or for obtaining specimens of clays, etc.

The poison of an infectious disease kills by splitting and destroying the nuclei of the body's cells.

If you fasten it with stout tacks, it will be strong enough, and there will be no danger of splitting the wood of the ends.

Rigid care has been taken to exclude such dramatic pieces which are fittingly described as "side-splitting farces."


On this page you'll find 127 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to splitting, such as: collapsing, cracking, crumbling, fracturing, shattering, and smashing.

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