Examples of splitting in a Sentence
the horse took off at a splitting gallop
Recent Examples of splitting from the Web
During a drill last Saturday, Jones showed freshman Jafar Armstrong, who is splitting time at running back and wide receiver, how to keep his pads low.
An achy, flu-like feeling; a splitting headache and ringing ears, nausea: just being on a plane can lead to some unpleasant side-effects—and often, a cold.
Conaway is truly splitting hairs here, in a way that's impressive, even from a politician.
Stewart, who completed a visit with the Lions on Monday and is now off to see the New York Giants, averaged a career-low 3.4 yards per carry while splitting time with Christian McCaffrey.
Alonso is coming off a breakout 2017 with 28 home runs and 67 RBI splitting time with the Athletics and Mariners.
To take a concrete example: The simulations often split the city of Pittsburgh, something few human map-drawers would choose to do given the requirement to avoid unnecessarily splitting municipalities.
Lopez, a shortstop out of Creighton, posted a .393 on-base percentage in rookie ball in 2016, then batted .279/.348/.356 while splitting time at Class A Wilmington and Class AA Northwest Arkansas last season.
The 2015 fifth-round pick saw his primary action in running situations essentially splitting time with David Onyemata (589 defensive snaps for Davison, 598 for Onyemata).
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First Known Use of splitting
blistering, breakneck, breathless, brisk, dizzy, fast, fleet, fleet-footed, flying, galloping, hasty, hot, lightning, nippy, quick, rapid, rapid-fire, rattling, snappy, speedy, swift, whirlwind, zippy;
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