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To share or divide something between people



to use or to have something at the same time as someone else



to separate something into smaller parts and share the parts between people



to give something such as food, clothes, or money to a group of people, especially so that each person gets an equal share

double up

if two people double up, they share something, especially a bedroom



to share something such as money, ideas, equipment, etc. with a group of people, especially so that they can work more effectively together



to change the way that something is shared between people, especially land or money



to allow someone to use or have something you own

ration out

to divide something among people so that each one gets a small amount

parcel out

to share something among several people

switch off

if people switch off doing something, each of them does it for a while, one after the other

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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