Definitions for shredderˈʃrɛd ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

shred•derˈʃrɛd ər(n.)

  1. a person or thing that shreds.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. a machine for shredding documents.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shredder(noun)

    a device that shreds documents (usually in order to prevent the wrong people from reading them)

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. shredder(noun)ˈʃrɛd ər

    a machine that shreds paper

    Feed the sheets into the shredder slowly.


  1. shredder(Noun)

    A machine that tears up objects into smaller pieces, especially a paper shredder or garbage shredder.

  2. shredder(Noun)

    A program that overwrites deleted data to prevent recovery.


  1. Shredder

    The Shredder is a fictional character and primary villain and antagonist of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics and all related media. At one point or another in every incarnation of the TMNT stories, he has been the archenemy of Splinter and the Turtles. He is also known as the leader of the Foot Clan.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a machine that shreds paper

a paper shredder.

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