Noun(1) a tiny or scarcely detectable amount(2) a small piece of cloth or paper
Verb(1) tear into shreds
(1) There is hardly a shred of human feeling or emotion in anything he does or believes in (aside from the numerous internal political battles he has engaged in to get to where he is today).(2) there was not a shred of evidence that linked him to the fire(3) The others would have joined him if they didn't still retain a shred of dignity, but all the same, they were immensely relieved to be back on solid ground, some more than others.(4) Idi's out of a coma, possibly blind, possibly brain-damaged, certainly in intense discomfort from renal failure, and without a shred of human dignity.(5) Mortified by the embarrassment of this mistaken identity, I log off and retire to bed early to consider whether there's any possible way to turn this ridiculous situation around with a shred of dignity.(6) This feat did not cost $4,000, and it left us with a shred of dignity.(7) The courage to go out in public with at least a shred of dignity.(8) If it's a ├ö├ç├┐rivalry├ö├ç├û match-up, there's the chance he may halt it in a tie and leave 32,000 fans with a shred of dignity.(9) we have not a shred of evidence to go on(10) To date, however, there is not a shred of credible evidence to support the belief that ETs have already visited us.(11) I like to say that I dumped him of course, because that way I at least get to keep a shred of dignity.(12) The shows are filled with PhD's and experts claiming this and that with hardly a shred of real truth brought to the fore.(13) If they could just say, ├ö├ç├┐We made a heck of a mistake, we caused untold misery,├ö├ç├û they could at least come away with a shred of dignity, but they will never do that.(14) But not a shred of evidence has ever been produced to suggest, for example, that our intelligence service is not under the control of the government.(15) I tipped my head back and straightened my shoulders, trying to maintain a shred of dignity, but my attempts were futile.(16) ├ö├ç├┐Even in England, where Lisa was born, there has been hardly a shred of coverage about her murder,├ö├ç├û she said.
1. tatter ::
2. scrap ::
3. iota ::
4. tag ::
5. chop finely ::
6. rip up ::
Different Formsshred, shreds
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