Pronunciation of Splinter
/splˈɪntə/, /splˈɪntə/, /s_p_l_ˈɪ_n_t_ə/
Usage examples for splinter:
- " Steel splinter- in her eye," Worth shouted. - "The Million-Dollar Suitcase", Alice MacGowan Perry Newberry.
- Poor Jack could not hear what Phil said for the roaring of the guns, but he could read the little fellow's lips as he pressed him to drink, and sick to the heart and suffering from the terrible wound which had struck him down, he raised his hand to the tin to steady it and drink, but only to see it fall upon the deck, a splinter having struck it from the boy's hand. - "The Powder Monkey", George Manville Fenn.
Idioms for splinter:
- splinter off ( of) ( sth);
Rhymes for splinter:
- printer, wynter, minter, winter, sprinter;
- midwinter, reenter;