Synonyms of splinter in English:

splinter


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noun

1‘small splinters of wood’

SYNONYMS
sliver, shiver, chip, shard, needle
fragment, piece, bit, shred, spell, spillikin
shaving, paring
matchwood, flinders
Scottish skelf
technical gallet, spall

verb

1‘the windscreen splintered’

SYNONYMS
shatter, break into tiny pieces, break into fragments, smash, smash into smithereens, fracture, split, crack, disintegrate, crumble
technical spall
rare shiver