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split

noun aperture, bifurcation, bisection, breach, break, chasm, chink, cleavage, cleft, crack, crater, crevice, cut, detachment, dichotomy, difference, dilaceration, dimidiation, diremption, disagreement, disassociation, discerption, disconnection, disengagement, disjunction, dismemberment, disruption, dissection, dissension, disseverance, disunion, divarication, divergence, division, divorce, divulsion, faction, fissura, fissure, fork, fracture, furrow, gap, gash, gulf, hiatus, incision, interruption, partage, partition, perforation, quarrel, rent, rift, rima, rip, scission, scissura, scissure, sect, segmentation, segregation, separation, severance, slit, slot, subdivision, sunderance, variance
Associated concepts: split among the Circuit Courts, split in authority, split sentence, splitting a cause of action

split

verb abscind, allocate, allot, apportion, assign, bisect, break, break with, carve, chop, cleave, crack, cut, deal, detach, dichotomize, diffindere, disconnect, disjoin, dispense, dissect, dissever, distribute, disunite, divide, dole, fissure, fracture, give way, hack, halve, hew, incise, intersect, isolate, lance, mete, open, parcel out, part, part company, partition, rend, rift, rip, rive, rupture, scindere, section, segment, segregate, separate, sever, share, shiver, slash, slice, slit, snap, splinter, subdivide, sunder, tear, unbind, untie
Associated concepts: split a cause of action
See also: alienation, apportion, argument, bifurcate, break, controversy, cross, detach, dichotomize, dichotomy, disaccord, disagree, disagreement, disassociation, discord, discrepancy, disjoint, divide, division, divisive, estrangement, feud, force, isolate, mete, part, partial, rend, rift, schism, separate, separation, sever, sort, subdivide, variance
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It was superb fun while it lasted, because I happen to be one of those people who get a splitting headache with active 3D, after about 10 minutes of faffing around.
Button emerged from his car at the end of the Canadian Grand Prix with a splitting headache such was the uncomfortable ride he had experienced, describing it as one of the worst of his life.
Simple, reusable, and environmentally friendly, the ice bag has been used for decades for all sorts of alignments: fever, mending muscles after a taxing workout or heavy physical labor, or giving relief for that splitting headache.
My mild-mannered bro, suffering from a splitting headache, decided to turn it off for 20 minutes for some respite and the rest you can probably work out.
"Because she had a splitting headache, miss," came the reply.
There was a major recession, so the only drug that even the most debauched pill popper could afford was half an aspirin, for a splitting headache.
I come out from the theatre, drained, with a splitting headache from the baby's crying, and having heard half the dialogue, left with no interest in a perfectly good, gripping film.
Which might give them something like a splitting headache.
Women with raised blood pressure, severe sickness while pregnant, dizziness, a splitting headache, blurred vision or felt a slowing down of the baby's movements, should break their fast and consult a doctor.
He was stressed, nauseous and had a splitting headache at the time, he said.
As if it's not enough to have everyone breathing down his neck over the unsolved murders Simon Serrailler has enough personal problems to give the most optimistic among us a splitting headache. His sister Cat has returned from Australia with her husband who is dying from an insidious brain tumor.