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  1. shardnoun

    splinter, potsherd

  2. shardnoun

    To fall apart into shards, usually as the result of impact or explosion.

    splinter, potsherd

  3. shardnoun

    To break (something) into shards.

    splinter, potsherd

  4. shardnoun

    A tough scale, sheath, or shell; especially an elytron of a beetle.

    potsherd, splinter

  5. shardnoun

    An instance of an MMORPG that is one of several independent and structurally identical virtual worlds, none of which has so many players as to exhaust a system's resources.

    potsherd, splinter

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shard, sherd, fragmentnoun

    a broken piece of a brittle artifact

    sherd, fragment

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  1. List of paraphrases for "shard":

    sliver, fragment, glow, shine, shrapnel, glare, lustre

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  1. John Stefanowicz:

    I'm excited, ready to have that experience.It's notsomething I can say what I'm expecting,it’shard to put it to words.

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