Definition Of shred


a strip of some material, such as paper, cloth, or food, that has been torn, cut, or scraped from something larger.

her beautiful dress was torn to shreds

play a very fast, intricate style of rock lead guitar.

we want to hear everything from country and western to blisteringly fast guitar shredding

tear or cut into shreds.

shredded cabbage

Example Of shred

  • Shredding his way through gems such as "Three Days," " Been Caught Stealing "and current single" Just Because, " he showed why he is considered to be one of the top guitarists in the rock genre.

  • A hare is be given a short head start to blaze a trail, marking his devious way with shreds of paper, soon to be pursued by a shouting pack of harriers.

  • Anyhow, I ducked out earlier to plant the new arrivals before the cats shredded them in their packaging.

  • ‘Even in England, where Lisa was born, there has been hardly a shred of coverage about her murder,’ she said.

  • ‘They weren't eaten, there was no sign of a hungry animal here, they were just torn to shreds by dogs looking for fun,’ says James.

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