Definition Of rends


tear (something) into two or more pieces.

snapping teeth that would rend human flesh to shreds

Example Of rends

  • And the horde charged once more, their nerves steeled and their war-cries resonating, ready to shred, rend and tear apart any foe, be it human or not.

  • Before you rend any fabric, hear me out, please.

  • Blind resistance to that rethinking will only further rend the social fabric.

  • But as we limp into the 21st century, that gender gap is rending the fabric of the entire African-American community.

  • But nothing prepared me for the aggregate loss, when each problem list and interesting case turns out to be your neighbor and friend, and every final parting rends you where the heart resides.

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