from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of shard.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of shard.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A fragment; -- now used only in composition, as in potsherd. See shard.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as shard.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a broken piece of a brittle artifact


From Middle English sherd, from Old English sceard. (Wiktionary)



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