Definitions of split

The word split uses 5 letters:ilpst.

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n. - Any of the three or four strips into which osiers are commonly cleft for certain kinds of work; -- usually in pl. 2

n. - Any of the dents of a reed. 2

n. - Any of the air currents in a mine formed by dividing a larger current. 2

n. - Short for Split shot or stroke. 2

n. - The feat of going down to the floor so that the legs extend in a straight line, either with one on each side or with one in front and the other behind. 2

n. - A small bottle (containing about half a pint) of some drink; -- so called as containing half the quantity of the customary smaller commercial size of bottle; also, a drink of half the usual quantity; a half glass. 2

a. - Divided so as to be done or executed part at one time or price and part at another time or price; -- said of an order, sale, etc. 2

a. - Of quotations, given in sixteenth, quotations in eighths being regular; as, 10/ is a split quotation. 2

a. - Designating ordinary stock that has been divided into preferred ordinary and deferred ordinary. 2

imp. & p. p. - of Split 2

v. t. - To divide lengthwise; to separate from end to end, esp. by force; to divide in the direction of the grain layers; to rive; to cleave; as, to split a piece of timber or a board; to split a gem; to split a sheepskin. 2

v. t. - To burst; to rupture; to rend; to tear asunder. 2

v. t. - To divide or break up into parts or divisions, as by discord; to separate into parts or parties, as a political party; to disunite. 2

v. t. - To divide or separate into components; -- often used with up; as, to split up sugar into alcohol and carbonic acid. 2

v. i. - To part asunder; to be rent; to burst; as, vessels split by the freezing of water in them. 2

v. i. - To be broken; to be dashed to pieces. 2

v. i. - To separate into parties or factions. 2

v. i. - To burst with laughter. 2

v. i. - To divulge a secret; to betray confidence; to peach. 2

v. i. - to divide one hand of blackjack into two hands, allowed when the first two cards dealt to a player have the same value. 2

n. - A crack, or longitudinal fissure. 2

n. - A breach or separation, as in a political party; a division. 2

n. - A piece that is split off, or made thin, by splitting; a splinter; a fragment. 2

n. - Specif (Leather Manuf.), one of the sections of a skin made by dividing it into two or more thicknesses. 2

n. - A division of a stake happening when two cards of the kind on which the stake is laid are dealt in the same turn. 2

n. - the substitution of more than one share of a corporation's stock for one share. The market price of the stock usually drops in proportion to the increase in outstanding shares of stock. The split may be in any ratio, as a two-for-one split; a three-for-two split. 2

n. - the division by a player of one hand of blackjack into two hands, allowed when the first two cards dealt to a player have the same value; the player is usually obliged to increase the amount wagered by placing a sum equal to the original bet on the new hand thus created. 2

a. - Divided; cleft. 2

a. - Divided deeply; cleft. 2


Direct anagrams of split

slipt9 spilt9