Definition Of shatters

verb

break or cause to break suddenly and violently into pieces.

The plate soared through the air, slicing the twilight, before a bullet made contact with it, shattering the porcelain dish in midair.

upset (someone) greatly.

The boys were shattered by the manner of the defeat, and it was made even worse by the knowledge that we had basically blown a great opportunity.

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