Definition of splinter:
a bit, shaving, break, break out, hightail it, chip, break away, bit, close-knit, splint, scat, chip off, public, bunk, piece, politics, wood, participate, break up, shiver, factional, hint, sample, shiver, fraction, disintegrate, flake, tribal, trace, scarper, head for the hills, like rats deserting a sinking ship, come off, rive, from all walks of life, abandon ship, fly the coop, taster, rift, fall apart, flinders, run away, slim down, break off, diverse, lam, collective, mixed, spall, turn tail, sunder, fracture, multicultural, help, secede, paring, desert, run, sliver, unanimous, split, take to the woods, a little, escape, crumble.
- "My Man Jeeves", P. G. Wodehouse.
- "Cow-Country", B. M. Bower.
- "Flower of the Dusk", Myrtle Reed.