Meaning: If you divide something up, you separate it into smaller parts so that everyone gets a share.Synonym: divvy up (informal), share out
- divide up sth We'll divide up any profits we make at the end of each month.
- divide sth up If we divide the office space up into ten equal areas, we can create work stations for ten members of staff.
divide up: profit, money, inheritance, estate, space, land, pizza, cake
After we had robbed the bank, we divided up