Divvy meaning

dĭv'ē
To divide. Often used with up:

Divvied up the loot.

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A share or portion.
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To share; divide (up)
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A division.
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(UK) A dividend, especially one from the Co-op.
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To divide something into portions.

We divvied up the money to split between us.

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A foolish person.

Put it down and stop being a divvy!

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Origin of divvy

  • Shortening and alteration of dividend
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • First appearance in San Diego's Daily World, 22 Sept 1872, as "divy," apparent abbreviation for "division."
    From Wiktionary
  • Possibly from divide.
    From Wiktionary