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Definitions for splinters
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. matchwood, splintersnoun

    wood in small pieces or splinters

    "the vessel was beaten to matchwood on the rocks"

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of splinters in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of splinters in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of splinters in a Sentence

  1. Douglas Sutherland:

    On the other side, it seems like theres a few fractures and splinters, that animosity towards returning New Zealanders who might have had the coronavirus is part of a fight, flight or freeze response, and the fight response really activates that anger part of it.

  2. Valentyna Yefimova:

    We were sitting inside when the shelling started … and then a shell landed on the corner of the house, but we were lucky as the blast threw the refrigerator onto us and it protected us from splinters.

  3. Erik Pevernagie:

    Our memory consists of bits and pieces which have made their imprint on our dreams and our life. All those fragments have enlightened or darkened the sky and the horizon of our existence. They are all instances that we don't want to forget or splinters that we can't obliterate. The mind collects them and by recalling, interpreting or idealizing them, the actuality very often becomes corroded. We experience then a "mutilated memory".--

  4. Anton Geraschenko:

    Interior Minister Arsen Avakov died of splinters from grenades, not a gunshot wound.

Images & Illustrations of splinters

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