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shatter viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (break in pieces)destrozarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
  desmenuzarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
  (coloquial)hacerse añicos loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 The plate hit the floor and shattered.
shatter [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (break in pieces)desmenuzar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  destrozar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  (coloquial)hacer añicos loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Sarah shattered the window to get into the building.
 
Additional Translations
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shatter [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (interrupt: silence, calm) (calma, silencio)romper vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 The sound of a car horn shattered the silence.
shatter [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (destroy: confidence, etc.) (figurado)romper vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  destruir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  minar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 The critics damning reviews shattered the author's confidence and he never wrote again.
shatter [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative, often passive (shock, devastate)devastar a vtr + prep
  (figurado)destruir a vtr + prep
 Nancy was shattered by her dad's revelation that he was not her biological father.
shatter [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal, often passive (tire out)agotar a vtr + prep
 Brian was shattered by the long walk.
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