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Definition of shred



  • to play the guitar with vigor.


    Citation from "It's Never Too Late for Now", 30 Rock (TV), Season 5 Episode 15 (2011) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Feb 20 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Feb 20 2011.

verb - ambitransitive

  • to perform an athletic sport such as surfing, skiing, or skateboarding well.
    She can really shred.
    He really shredded that wave, dude.

    Last edited on Feb 20 2011. Submitted by Travis L. from Pasadena, CA, USA on Jun 03 1998.

  • to snowboard.
    I love shreddin' down the mountain on my snowboard.
    Get your board and we'll go shred.
    Me and Nate wanna go shred the Rockies.

    Last edited on Feb 20 2011. Submitted by Deena D. from Renton, WA, USA on Feb 15 2002.

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