to shreds

Definition of to shreds

  1. :  into many long, thin pieces The cats tore/ripped the curtain to shreds.

Word by Word Definitions

shredplay shreds
  1. :  a long narrow strip cut or torn off

    :  a shredded, damaged, or ruined condition

    :  particle, scrap

  1. :  to cut off

    :  to cut or tear into shreds

    :  demolish

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to cast off or become cast off

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