Usage examples for divided

  1. Perikles divided the whole force into eight divisions, and made them all draw lots. – Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4) by Plutarch
  2. The public was soon divided and the rivalry was carried to an absurd point. – Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday by Henry C. Lahee
  3. Delorme, meanwhile, was divided between the passion of a new subject and the wrath excited in him by a newspaper article which had reached him at breakfast. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. And when you have divided it, I wonder if you would take a tenth off each share? – Penny Plain by Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)
  5. A flat field divided us from the white road. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  6. As I said, the doctors are divided and I really have no opinion that you would understand if I gave it. – Melbourne House by Elizabeth Wetherell
  7. United, we stand; divided we fall; that's the word, eh? – Hidden Gold by Wilder Anthony
  8. The money will be divided equally among you, except that Rosario will get my share as well as hers." – Brand Blotters by William MacLeod Raine
  9. These had to be divided into the possible and the impossible. – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  10. 1. What great men do you know of who divided up their day in the way suggested here? – Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year by E.C. Hartwell
  11. The world is divided sharply into two classes. – The New North by Agnes Deans Cameron
  12. But it must not be so divided that the street address will appear in one place and the town and state in another. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  13. The council looked after him with divided feelings. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  14. He seemed to perfer that religion, an' of co'se we wouldn't have the family divided so we're a- goin' to be ez good 'Piscopals ez we can. – Sonny, A Christmas Guest by Ruth McEnery Stuart
  15. The third is divided into two. – Saunterings by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  16. My attention was divided between the old man and his daughter. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  17. Ralph, from the divided nature of his thoughts, could think of nothing to say until the captain spoke again. – Ralph Granger's Fortunes by William Perry Brown
  18. They loved her tenderly, but pride divided with affection their interest in her. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  19. Fortunately the two were easily satisfied, and the present was divided between them. – The Life of Captain James Cook by Arthur Kitson
  20. From thence he made his way through a farm gate into a green country lane, along which he still pressed his horse, till he found himself divided from the end of a large wood by but one field. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope