: separated by different opinions : in a state of disagreement
: given to two or more people or things rather than to just one person or thing
a : separated into parts or pieces
b of a leaf : cut into distinct parts by incisions extending to the base or to the midrib
c : having a barrier (as a guardrail) to separate lanes of traffic going in opposite directions <a divided highway>
a : disagreeing with each other : disunited
b : directed or moved toward conflicting interests, states, or objects <divided loyalties>
Examples of DIVIDED
- Experts are sharply divided on the issue.
- The issue has created a deeply divided nation.
- She feels like she only gets her mother's divided attention.
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