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To share or divide something between people - thesaurus

Synonyms

share

verb

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

divide

verb

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

distribute

verb

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

pool

verb

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

redistribute

verb

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

share

verb

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

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

KKB

interjection

Philippine English used for saying that the cost of a meal will be shared

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More synonyms

apportion

verb

formal to divide something such as payments between two or more people, organizations, etc.

diffuse

verb

formal to spread something such as information, ideas, or power among a large group of people

dish out

informal to give things to a number of people

distribute

verb

to share an available supply of something such as money among people or organizations

divide/split something down the middle

to share something equally between two people or groups

divvy up

to divide or share something

dole out

to give something, such as food or money, to a particular group of people or to every person in a group

even out

to share or divide something equally, or to be shared or divided equally

go Dutch

if people go Dutch, each of them pays for their own meal, drinks, entertainment, etc. when they go somewhere together

go halves

to share the cost of something with someone so that you each pay 50%

halve

verb

to divide something into two pieces of equal size

portion out

to divide something among several people

ration

verb

to allow someone to have only a small amount of something

share

verb

mainly British to give a part of something to someone else

share and share alike

used for saying that it is best to share things equally and fairly

split the difference

to do, give, or take an amount of something that is between two other amounts, often as a way of reaching an agreement

spread

verb

to divide and share work or obligations among several people

take turns

if people take turns, each of them does their share of it, one after the other

trade off

Americaninformal to share a responsibility or piece of work between two or more people, each doing some of the work in turn

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