Synonyms of shred in English:


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See Spanish definition of tira


1‘her beautiful dress was torn to shreds’

tatter, scrap, strip, ribbon, rag, snippet, snip, remnant, fragment, sliver, splinter, chip, bit, tiny bit, piece, tiny piece, wisp

2‘we have not a shred of evidence to go on’

scrap, bit, tiny amount, speck, iota, particle, ounce, whit, jot, atom, molecule, crumb, morsel, fragment, grain, drop, hint, touch, trace, suggestion, whisper, suspicion, scintilla, spot, mite, tittle, jot or tittle, modicum
Irish stim
informal smidgen, smidge


1‘you can use the grating blade of a food processor to shred the vegetables’

chop finely, cut up, tear up, rip up, grate, rub into pieces, mince, mangle, chew, macerate, grind, granulate, pulverize