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verb as in cut into ribbons

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In short, it’s a true ­one-ski quiver for western mountains, equally at home shredding corduroy, exploring ­off-trail, and slashing backcountry powder.

Extra security and speedy shredding create a shredder that’s meant for the office with a high paper volume.

This type of shredding works well for everyday emails, documents, and non-sensitive personal information.

The announcement comes a day after the Golden State accused the company in an amended complaint of shredding HR documents.

I ran the headphones through my typical cadre of metal songs, which I like because they demand clarity to separate the helicopter-style blast beats, as well as lows for the vocals and highs for the shredding guitars.

Her distinctive shredding can also sound very disturbed, and the more disturbed, the better.

Six hundred years of Mideast history are now fully and finally shredding.

Last month he stepped on a police stun grenade as it blew up, shredding his clothes and fracturing ribs.

Unlike a lot of young musicians, you never wanted to be the shredding lead guitarist type.

Can his inner circle stay in power without shredding the Venezuelan constitution?

I turned hastily, just in time to see the farrow cow in the act of shredding herself through a tight barbed wire fence.

"I expect you'll enjoy being in London," she said, slowly shredding the flowers from a spray of wild mignonette.

Providentially there was a shredding of the fog at Hell Gate, a shore-breeze flicking the mists off the surface of the water.

Shredding half the penguin-meat, we boiled it up and found the stew and broth excellent.

The rugs were worn, worn to the shredding point, worn until the spurious Oriental design seemed an eerie Dali drawing.


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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shredding, such as: tear, shave, sliver, cut, reduce, and strip.

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