shredder

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English[edit]

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paper shredder

Etymology[edit]

shred +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃɹɛdə(ɹ)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛdə(ɹ)

Noun[edit]

shredder (plural shredders)

  1. A machine that tears up objects into smaller pieces, especially a paper shredder or garbage shredder.
  2. (computing) A program that overwrites deleted data to prevent recovery.
  3. (slang) Someone who snowboards; a snowboarder.
  4. (music) One who shreds, or plays (especially the guitar) very fast.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English shredder. Equivalent to shredden +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃrɛ.dər/, [ˈʃɹɛ.dər]
  • Hyphenation: shred‧der

Noun[edit]

shredder m (plural shredders)

  1. A shredder, a machine that shreds material into smaller pieces.
    Synonym: versnipperaar
  2. (rock music) A shredder, one who plays guitar solos in the shredding style.