shatterproof

adjective
shat·​ter·​proof | \ ˈsha-tər-ˌprüf How to pronounce shatterproof (audio) \

Definition of shatterproof

: proof against shattering

Examples of shatterproof in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This has an anti-fade, matte black finish along with shatterproof glass with 92% transparency. Chris Hachey, BGR, 21 May 2021 This has an anti-fade, matte black finish along with shatterproof glass with 92% transparency. Chris Hachey, BGR, 21 May 2021 Soon to roll out is a chef’s knife with a protective sheath and a shatterproof French press. BostonGlobe.com, 8 June 2021 Opt for a shatterproof carafe and aerator for serving drinks (Bonus: this one is BPA-free and 100 percent recyclable) and acacia wood and white marble coasters to ensure said drinks aren’t sweating all over books or napkins. Sarah Baird, Country Living, 1 June 2021 These plastic flutes are 100% recyclable, shatterproof and clear. Chris Hachey, BGR, 20 May 2021 This has an anti-fade, matte black finish along with shatterproof glass with 92% transparency. Chris Hachey, BGR, 21 May 2021 The shatterproof and waterproof plastic bulbs won’t break or smash easily if dropped, stepped on or are placed in an outdoor environment. Maren Estrada, BGR, 24 Mar. 2021 The three spray bottles are made of Tritan, a BPA-free plastic that is shatterproof and sturdy enough to withstand indefinite reuse. Emily Schultz, Bon Appétit, 22 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of shatterproof

1930, in the meaning defined above

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“Shatterproof.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shatterproof. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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More Definitions for shatterproof

shatterproof

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of shatterproof

: made so that it does not break easily and will not form sharp, dangerous pieces if it does break

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