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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Resembling or consisting of or embedded with long slender fragments of (especially) wood having sharp points adj. - Subject to breaking into sharp slender pieces.

Usage examples (34)
  • A rough splintery floor of old pine boards
  • Tables and chairs filled a splintery wooden floor.
  • The boards of the porch were splintery and warped.
  • The paddles were stripped down to the splintery wood. for more
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