Definition of 'sliver'
- a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal; "he got a splinter in his finger"; "it broke into slivers"
- a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something
Synonyms: paring shaving
- divide into slivers or splinters
- break up into splinters or slivers; "The wood splintered"
- form into slivers; "sliver wood"