Definition of in sunder in US English:

in sunder


  • Apart or into pieces.

    ‘hew their bones in sunder!’
    • ‘He maketh wars to cease unto the end of the earth; he breaketh the bow, and cutteth the spear in sunder; he burneth the chariot in the fire.’
    • ‘And the car passes over them, and crushes them, and cuts them in sunder, and so they perish on the spot.’