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American English: /dəˈvaɪdər/
British English: /dɪˈvʌɪdə/

Translation of divider in Spanish:


  • 1 (screen)
    (in filing system) separador (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • They feed on it because they would love to divide it and there are people like that I've always called the dividers.
    • We need an environment for independent media as the unifiers, not dividers, of society.
    • During the presidential campaign, he vowed, ‘I'm a uniter, not a divider.’
    Example sentences
    • This mosquito barrier also serves as a flexible room divider between the kitchen and the other living areas.
    • A focal point is the Craftsman-inspired room divider that functions as a bookcase on one side and bench on the other.
    • Eric stood next to the room divider that separated the item shop and the bar.
  • 2
    also: dividers plural
    (Mathematics)(pair of) dividers
    compás (masculine) de puntas fijas
    Example sentences
    • The little kids did not like what we said and had their compasses and dividers out, ready to give us a poke so we scooted out.
    • In a corner of the lunette depicting Solomon Sitting in Judgment is a figure of a seated man holding a pair of dividers and examining a drawing.
    • A pair of dividers, which is a weaker tool than a compass, enables one to transfer distances.
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