Synonyms of shred
1 stripDictionary • Cut the cabbage into fine long shreds.
strip • Serve with strips of fresh raw vegetables.
bit • crumpled bits of paper
piece • Another piece of cake?
fragment • She read everything, digesting every fragment of news.
snippet • I read a snippet she had cut from a magazine.
sliver • A sliver of glass was embedded in the skin.
2 particleDictionary • There is not a shred of truth in this story.
particle • Particles of food can get stuck between the teeth.
trace • Wash them in cold water to remove all traces of sand.
scrap • a fire fuelled by scraps of wood
grain • a grain of sand
atom • one carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
jot • It doesn't affect my judgement one jot.
whit • It does not make one whit of difference what we do.
iota • Our credit standards have not changed one iota.
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atomAn atom is the smallest amount of a substance that can take part in a chemical reaction.
• one carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
bitA bit of something is a small piece of it.
• crumpled bits of paper
fragmentA fragment of something is a small piece or part of it.
• She read everything, digesting every fragment of news.
Thesaurus for shred from the Collins English Thesaurus
a long narrow strip or fragment torn or cut off