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slivers

noun
plural of sliver

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a small flat piece separated from a whole
  • I got a sliver of wood stuck in my finger

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slivers

verb
present tense third-person singular of sliver

Synonyms of slivers (Entry 2 of 2)

to cut into long slender pieces
  • carefully slivered the rattan stems into strips for basketry

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“Slivers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slivers. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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