divided loyalty

Definition of divided loyalty

  1. :  a feeling of strong support for opposing groups, ideals, etc. He was torn by divided loyalties.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  separated into parts or pieces

    :  cut into distinct parts by incisions extending to the base or to the midrib

    :  having a barrier (as a guardrail) to separate lanes of traffic going in opposite directions

  1. :  the quality or state or an instance of beingloyal

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