Synonyms of division in English:

division


See definition of division

noun

1‘they protested against the division of the island’

SYNONYMS

dividing, dividing up, breaking up, break-up, cutting up, carving up, severance, splitting, dissection, bisection, cleaving

partitioning, separation, segregation, disconnection, detachment

2‘she supervised the division of his estates’

SYNONYMS

sharing out, dividing up, parcelling out, allocation, allotment, apportionment, distribution, dispensation, disbursement

splitting up, carving up, slicing up

informal divvying up, dishing out

ANTONYMS

integration

3‘the division between nomadic and urban cultures’

SYNONYMS

dividing line, divide, boundary, boundary line, borderline, border, partition, margin, demarcation line, line of demarcation, cut-off point

4‘each of these classes is divided into nine divisions’

SYNONYMS

section, subsection, subdivision, part, portion, piece, bit, segment, slice, fragment, chunk, component, share

compartment, category, class, group, grouping, set, order, batch, family

5‘an independent division of the Health and Safety Executive’

SYNONYMS

department, branch, arm, wing, sector, section, subsection, subdivision, subsidiary, detachment, office, bureau, offshoot, satellite, extension

6‘the causes of social division were analysed’

SYNONYMS

disunity, disunion, conflict, discord, disagreement, dissension, disaffection, estrangement, alienation, isolation, detachment

variance, difference

difference of opinion, feud, breach, rupture, split, chasm

informal falling-out

rare scission

ANTONYMS

unity