Part of speech:
A thin, sharp piece of wood, bone, etc., made by splitting or breaking; sliver
One that causes sharp pain, irritation, or discomfort:
To break or dismay (the heart, spirit, etc.)
(Informal) A particular kind of action, situation, or behavior:
(Grammar) A sentence fragment.
In general, a fragment; a piece; a particle; a very small amount.
A thin broad piece cut from a larger object:
Something, such as a skin or peel, that has been pared off.
Something shaved off, esp. a thin slice of wood or metal
To destroy the strength, firmness, or consistency of.
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