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splintery

see definition of splintery
  • as insharp
  • as inbreakable
  • as inknifelike
  • as inlancinating
  • as instabbing
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Synonyms for splintery

adj knifelike, cutting
  • acute
  • pointed
  • razor-sharp
  • sharpened
  • stinging
  • fine
  • keen
  • salient
  • tapering
  • aciculate
  • acuate
  • acuminate
  • acuminous
  • apical
  • barbed
  • briery
  • cuspate
  • cuspidate
  • edged
  • ground fine
  • honed
  • horned
  • jagged
  • keen-edged
  • knife-edged
  • needle-pointed
  • needlelike
  • peaked
  • pointy
  • prickly
  • pronged
  • serrated
  • sharp-edged
  • spiked
  • spiky
  • spiny
  • splintery
  • tapered
  • thorny
  • tined
  • tipped
  • unblunted
  • whetted

Antonyms for splintery

  • blunt
  • dull
  • aboveboard
  • benevolent
  • bland
  • boring
  • calm
  • flat
  • forthright
  • frank
  • honest
  • ignorant
  • indefinite
  • indistinct
  • kind
  • lazy
  • low
  • mild
  • moderate
  • nice
  • old-fashioned
  • slow
  • stupid
  • tasteless
  • undefined
  • unintelligent
  • unstylish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to splintery

breakable

adjective. easily hurt or destroyed

knifelike

adjective. sharp

lancinating

adjective. sharp

sharp

adjective. knifelike, cutting

stabbing

adjective. sharp
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.