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tatter

verb

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to cause (something) to separate into jagged pieces by violently pulling at it
  • the little boy tattered that blanket beyond repair by repeatedly yanking on it

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“Tatter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tatter. Accessed 4 Apr. 2020.

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