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to pieces

Definition of to pieces

informal

  1. :  to a very great degree :  very much <We're thrilled to pieces that you've decided to stay!>



Word by Word Definitions

pieceplay pieces
  1. :  a part of a whole: as

    :  fragment

    :  portion, allocation

  1. :  to repair, renew, or complete by adding pieces :  patch


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