What does Shredder mean?

Definitions for Shredder
ˈʃrɛd ərshred·der

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Shredder.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shreddernoun

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


  1. shreddernoun

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

  2. shreddernoun

    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.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce Shredder?

How to say Shredder in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shredder in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shredder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Shredder in a Sentence

  1. Alex Branczik:

    There's been lots of comment, inevitably, ...I can say categorically there is no shredder in this frame. It would have to be an incredibly large one and I can say with confidence that that is not the case.

  2. Yet Kellogg:

    Nobody’s arguing the why we’re doing it. It’s how they did it. There was a different way of doing it. We provided him that, and he put it in the shredder.

  3. Gerald Roark:

    Bowling Green residents quickly realized that it’s pretty tight and Bowling Green residents would n’t be able to raise the money, i ’m just hoping that someone will save it from the shredder.

  4. Montana Attorney General Tim Fox:

    (It) doesn’t belong on the shelf, it belongs in the shredder.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    The FBI doesn't need to sit on its rear end for days and weeks and months and let someone put those documents in a shredder. They need to show up tomorrow and search Hunter Biden's home and office. If we care about protecting classified documents and understanding what Joe Biden has done, we need to do that immediately.

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for Shredder

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Shredder »


Find a translation for the Shredder definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"Shredder." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 29 May 2023. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/Shredder>.

Discuss these Shredder definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for Shredder? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    diverge from the expected
    • A. fluster
    • B. lucubrate
    • C. aberrate
    • D. abet

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for Shredder: