Synonyms of splinter in English:

splinter


See definition of splinter

noun

1‘small splinters of wood’

SYNONYMS

sliver, shiver, chip, shard, needle

fragment, piece, bit, shred, spell, spillikin

shaving, paring

matchwood, flinders

Scottish skelf

technical gallet, spall


verb

1‘the windscreen splintered’

SYNONYMS

shatter, break into tiny pieces, break into fragments, smash, smash into smithereens, fracture, split, crack, disintegrate, crumble

technical spall

rare shiver