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Definition of shatter:

  1. A fragment of anything shattered; - used chiefly or soley in the phrase into shatters; as, to break a glass into shatters.
  2. To be broken into fragments; to fall or crumble to pieces by any force applied.
  3. To break at once into many pieces; to dash, burst, or part violently into fragments; to rend into splinters; as, an explosion shatters a rock or a bomb; too much steam shatters a boiler; an oak is shattered by lightning.
  4. To disorder; to derange; to render unsound; as, to be shattered in intellect; his constitution was shattered; his hopes were shattered.
  5. To scatter about.

Synonyms:

raze, extinguish, bankrupt, sever, shiver, pop, do in, sunder, cross up, obliterate, rend, split, cashier, blow up, torpedo, undo, wash up, explode, tear down, ravage, pull down, vandalize, crush, break down, transgress, wreck, pulverize, fall apart, devastate, desolate, crash, help, mutilate, study at break, burst, finish, demolish, bust, blow, break up, decimate, rift, wrack, total, rive, rub out, sink, destroy, cream, crack, annihilate, waste, vaporize, nuke, ruin, eat away, trash.

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