Synonyms for share

Synonyms for (noun) share

Synonyms: part, share, contribution

Definition: the part played by a person in bringing about a result

Usage: I am proud of my contribution in advancing the project; they all did their share of the work

Similar words: endeavor, endeavour, effort, try, attempt

Definition: earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something

Usage: made an effort to cover all the reading material; wished him luck in his endeavor; she gave it a good try


Synonyms: portion, parcel, share

Definition: the allotment of some amount by dividing something

Usage: death gets more than its share of attention from theologians

Similar words: allocation, allotment, assignation, apportioning, apportionment, parceling, parcelling

Definition: the act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan

Usage: the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state


Synonyms: ploughshare, plowshare, share

Definition: a sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil

Similar words: wedge

Definition: something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them


Synonyms: share, percentage, part, portion

Definition: assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group

Usage: he wanted his share in cash

Similar words: assets

Definition: anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company


Synonyms: share

Definition: any of the equal portions into which the capital stock of a corporation is divided and ownership of which is evidenced by a stock certificate

Usage: he bought 100 shares of IBM at the market price

Similar words: stock, stock certificate

Definition: a certificate documenting the shareholder's ownership in the corporation

Usage: the value of his stocks doubled during the past year

Synonyms for (verb) share

Synonyms: share

Definition: communicate

Usage: I'd like to share this idea with you

Similar words: communicate, intercommunicate

Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings

Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist


Synonyms: apportion, deal, divvy up, share, portion out

Definition: give out as one's portion or share

Similar words: distribute, pass out, give out, hand out

Definition: give to several people

Usage: The teacher handed out the exams


Synonyms: share, partake, partake in

Definition: have, give, or receive a share of

Usage: We shared the cake

Similar words: acquire, get

Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract

Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work


Synonyms: share

Definition: use jointly or in common

Similar words: use, utilise, utilize, employ, apply

Definition: put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose

Usage: use your head!; we only use Spanish at home; I can't use this tool; Apply a magnetic field here; This thinking was applied to many projects; How do you utilize this tool?; I apply this rule to get good results; use the plastic bags to store the food; He doesn't know how to use a computer


Synonyms: share

Definition: have in common

Usage: Our children share a love of music; The two countries share a long border

Similar words: overlap

Definition: coincide partially or wholly

Usage: Our vacations overlap