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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Wood in small pieces

Usage examples (35)
  • The very meaning of the term splinters depending upon which party one chooses to examine and some might be quite leery about the use of it.
  • There are salves for drawing objects such as splinters out of their hide or from their foot.
  • My home was in splinters.
  • That, breaking, high tow'rd Heav'n the splinters flew. for more
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