Definition of Smithereens

1. Noun. A collection of small fragments considered as a whole. "The toilet bowl ws blown to smithereens"




Definition of Smithereens

1. n. pl. Fragments; atoms; smithers.

Definition of Smithereens

1. Noun. (plural of Smithereen) ¹

2. Noun. Fragments or splintered pieces; numerous tiny disconnected items. ¹

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Definition of Smithereens

1. [n]

Medical Definition of Smithereens

1. Fragments; atoms; smithers. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Smithereens

smirting
smishing
smit
smite
smiter
smiters
smites
smitest
smiteth
smith
smitham
smithcraft
smithed
smither
smithereens (current term)
smitheries
smithers
smithery
smitheth
smithied
smithies
smithing
smithite
smiths
smithsonite
smithsonites
smithwork
smithy
smithying

Literary usage of Smithereens

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1. Fraser's Magazine (1882)
"By the way, any news of smithereens this morning?' added Stephens Green, in a quicker tone, rising from table. ' The ordeal must be over with him by this ..."

2. Fraser's Magazine by Thomas Carlyle (1872)
"By the way, any news of smithereens this morning?' added Stephens Green, in a quicker tone, rising from table. ' The ordeal must be over with liim by this ..."

3. The Western Antiquary by William Henry Kearley Wright (1888)
"Now hear how th' great power of Spain Was blown to smithereens. W« Mown to smithereens, my boys, Was blown to smithereens. Now hear how th' great power of ..."

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