smithereen


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smithereen

(ˌsmɪðəˈriːn)
vb
to break into small fragments
References in classic literature ?
We take up their cause, but it turns out that 'the enemy of the human race' pays no heed to our fine speeches and in his rude and savage way throws himself on the Prussians without giving them time to finish the parade they had begun, and in two twists of the hand he breaks them to smithereens and installs himself in the palace at Potsdam.
But if ever a sprinter broke into smithereens all world's records it was I that day when I fled before those hide-ous beasts along the narrow spit of rocky cliff between two narrow fiords toward the Sojar Az.
Then she got out her old rifle an' shot the demijohn to smithereens, an' all she had to do was lap the whisky outa the tub."
What would it matter if you smashed to smithereens at the end of the run, after a bust like that?
The best of the three episodes is "Smithereens," featuring the excellent Andrew Scott as Chris, a cab driver obsessed with an ubiquitous social-tech company (Smithereen) and its founder, Billie Bauer.
SMITHEREEN'S is a bitty sort of place, Togetherness is completely unknown there.
Daryn Dobson-Bailey reeled off yet another hat-trick for Bournville, in a 5-4 victory over Smithereens in Division Two.
Smithereens highlights these very problems of the social media generation.
The analyst says last week's developments regarding Acthar in the Medicaid setting, along with as much as a $600M Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services-related liability, "essentially blew" his prior investment thesis to "smithereens." Further, the analyst does not have a high degree of confidence that there will "not be another proverbial shoe to drop regarding the payer landscape." In addition, he does not see how the separation of the generics business will unlock any value.
Idris, who is shown to have quite a major role, appears in an episode of the Emmy-winning show titled 'Smithereens' - starring alongside Andrew Scott of Sherlock and Fleabag fame, as well as Topher Grace (BlacKKKlansman).
It exploded in the dog's mouth, blowing up its head to smithereens," said police officials.
Playing with an immeasurable amount of energy right from the get-go, Phoenix Pulse went on to blow Blackwater to smithereens, 114-95, on Friday night as the Fuel Masters kept their unbeaten run going in the PBA Philippine Cup eliminations at Ynares Center here.