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splinters, plural;
  1. Break or cause to break into small sharp fragments
    • - the soap box splintered
    • - the party had begun to splinter into factions
    • - he crashed into a fence, splintering the wooden barricade
  1. A small, thin, sharp piece of wood, glass, or similar material broken off from a larger piece
    • - a splinter of ice

  1. a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal; "he got a splinter in his finger"; "it broke into slivers"
  2. secede: withdraw from an organization or communion; "After the break up of the Soviet Union, many republics broke away"
  3. sliver: divide into slivers or splinters
  4. (splinters) matchwood: wood in small pieces or splinters; "the vessel was beaten to matchwood on the rocks"
  5. Splinter is a 2006 American police-action film set in Los Angeles directed by Michael D. Olmos and starring Tom Sizemore, Noel Gugliemi and Edward James Olmos.
  6. Splinter is a 2008 horror film directed by Toby Wilkins. It had a limited theatrical release on October 31, 2008 and stars Shea Whigham, Paulo Costanzo, Jill Wagner, and Rachel Kerbs. It was filmed near Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
  7. The Splinter is a two-seater American supercar concept made of wood. It was created by a team led by Joe Harmon, an industrial designer from North Carolina. There are no plans to mass-produce this vehicle.
  8. Splinter was a two-man vocal group from South Shields, England, consisting of Bill Elliott (William Elliott) and Bobby Purvis (Robert J Purvis), who formed in 1974.
  9. In contract bridge, a splinter bid is a convention whereby a jump bid in a side-suit indicates a trump fit and a singleton or void in the suit bid. For example, a 4 clubs response to a 1 heart opening establishes hearts as trump suit and indicates a singleton or void in clubs. ...
  10. Master Splinter, or simply Splinter is a fictional character in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles universe. Splinter is a Japanese anthropomorphic rat who is the master and adopted father of the Ninja Turtles.
  11. Splinter is the seventh studio album by American punk rock band The Offspring, released on December 9, 2003. ...
  12. SpongeBob SquarePants is an animated television series broadcast on Nickelodeon, an American cable network. The series premiered on May 1, 1999 and is currently in its seventh and eighth seasons.
  13. A long, sharp fragment of material; often wood; A group that formed by splitting off from a larger membership; To come apart into long sharp fragments; To cause to break apart into long sharp fragments; To break, or cause to break, into factions
  14. To dream of splinters sticking into your flesh, denotes that you will have many vexations from members of your family or from jealous rivals. If while you are visiting you stick a splinter in your foot, you will soon make, or receive, a visit which will prove extremely unpleasant. ...
  15. a small, sharp piece of wood, glass, or other debris that is lodged underneath the skin.
  16. (1) A small, thin, sharp piece of wood broken from a larger piece. (2) To split or break something into splinters.
  17. n. A small fragment of wood, which often manages to work its way into the hand. A splinter in the thumb has never been popular, but nothing matches the swiftness of a person trying to deal with the true sting caused by a splinter in the eye.
  18. (splint ehr) n. The pit player who breaks all of the mallets.
  19. A former Supernaturalist that pre-existed Cosmo. Not much is known about Splinter, and he is never actually in the book, and only mentioned in passing. He is used as an example of how spotters can become terrified of their visions of the Parasites. ...