shatterproof
adjective Date: 1930 proof against shattering

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shatterproof — [shat′ərpro͞of΄] adj. that will resist shattering …   English World dictionary

  • shatterproof — adjective resistant to shattering or splintering shatterproof automobile windows • Syn: ↑splinterless, ↑splinterproof • Similar to: ↑unbreakable * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : proof against shattering …   Useful english dictionary

  • shatterproof — /shat euhr proohf /, adj. designed or made to resist shattering: shatterproof glass in automobile windows. [1935 40; SHATTER + PROOF] * * * …   Universalium

  • shatterproof — shat|ter|proof [ˈʃætəpru:f US tər ] adj shatterproof glass is specially designed so that it will not form sharp dangerous pieces if it is broken …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • shatterproof — shat|ter|proof [ ʃætər,pruf ] adjective a shatterproof substance does not break into small pieces …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • shatterproof — adjective glass that is shatterproof is specially designed so that it will not form sharp dangerous pieces if it is broken …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • shatterproof — UK [ˈʃætə(r)ˌpruːf] / US [ˈʃætərˌpruf] adjective a shatterproof substance does not break into small pieces …   English dictionary

  • shatterproof — adjective Resistant to shattering, difficult to break …   Wiktionary

  • shatterproof — Synonyms and related words: airtight, ballproof, bombproof, bulletproof, burglarproof, chip proof, corrosionproof, dampproof, fire resisting, fireproof, flameproof, foolproof, fractureproof, hermetic, holeproof, impervious to, infrangible,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • shatterproof — adj. resistant to shattering (of glass) …   English contemporary dictionary

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