divide evenly

idiom

Definition of divide evenly

of a number
: to be capable of dividing into a larger number an exact number of times such that there is nothing left over
  • Two divides evenly into eight.

Word by Word Definitions

divide play
  1. : to separate into two or more parts, areas, or groups

  2. : to separate into classes, categories, or divisions

  3. : cleave, part

  1. : an act of dividing

  2. : a dividing ridge between drainage areas

  3. : a point or line of division or disagreement

even play evenly
  1. : having a horizontal surface : flat

  2. : being without break, indentation, or irregularity : smooth

  3. : being in the same plane or line

  1. used as an intensive to stress an extreme or highly unlikely condition or instance

  2. used as an intensive to stress the comparative degree

  3. used as an intensive to indicate a small or minimum amount

  1. : to make even

  2. : to become even

  1. : evening


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