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rending

verb
present participle of rend

Synonyms of rending

to cause (something) to separate into jagged pieces by violently pulling at it
  • the prophecy that the disaster would cause people to rend their garments in mourning

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“Rending.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rending. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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