a collection of small fragments considered as a whole
"Berlin was bombed to smithereens"; "his hopes were dashed to smithereens"; "I wanted to smash him to smithereens"; "the toilet bowl ws blown to smithereens"
Fragments or splintered pieces; numerous tiny disconnected items.
The urn shattered into smithereens the moment it hit the ground.
Origin: From smidiríní, diminutive form of smiodar.
fragments; atoms; smithers
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
smith-ėr-ēnz′, n.pl. (coll.) small fragments.
The numerical value of smithereens in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of smithereens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of smithereens in a Sentence
Paul Manafort, who remained silent in the face of accusations, watched as Paul Manafort public persona was smashed to smithereens.
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