1 portion, allotment, division, apportionment, allocation, ration, appropriation, dispensation, allowance, part, due, percentage, interest, dividend, quota, portion, helping, serving, Colloq cut:
Each of us is entitled to a share in the profits. We made sure that all participants got their shares.
2 interest, piece, part, stake, equity, slice:
Do you own any shares in the stock market? My share in United Telephone is worth twice what I paid for it.
3 share out, divide up, allot, apportion, allocate, ration, appropriate, share in, split, partition, parcel or deal or dole out, pay out:
Ownership in the company is shared equally among the employees. Let's just take one car, and share the expenses.