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shattered

adjective

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forcibly separated into many pieces
  • the glass mirror lay shattered on the floor

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shattered

verb
past tense of shatter

Synonyms & Antonyms of shattered (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to bring to a complete end the physical soundness, existence, or usefulness of
  • tried to restore their shattered hopes

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2 to cause to break open or into pieces by or as if by an explosive
  • shattered the sealed clay pot to find out what was inside

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3 to cause to break with violence and much noise
  • shattered the priceless vase in one clumsy fall

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“Shattered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shattered. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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