verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of fragment
Examples from the Web for fragment
The fragment is written in Coptic, not Greek, and is not actually from the Bible, as the title would indicate.Dismembering History: The Shady Online Trade in Ancient Texts|Candida Moss|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It really is startling that not one fragment of an airplane that weighed 250 tons has yet turned up.MH370 Debris Is Lost Forever, Can the Plane Be Found Without It?|Clive Irving|September 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A fragment penetrated her shoulder, missing a major artery by an inch.The Israeli App Red Alert Saves Lives—but It Just Might Drive You Nuts|Itay Hod|July 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Day 50 of the search for Flight MH370 has come and gone without one fragment of the Boeing 777 being found.
In a subsequent line the fragment refers to a “Mary” and says that she “is worthy.”The ‘Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ is Still as Big a Mystery as Ever|Candida Moss|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Its reception was cold and only one fragment seemed to satisfy the large audience which filled the hall.My Recollections|Jules Massenet
Amateurs often think it is much easier to write a "fragment" than to write a complete anything.The Lure of the Pen|Flora Klickmann
At one time it brought up in the mud a small stone half the size of an almond; and at another a fragment as large as a brick.The Story of the Atlantic Telegraph|Henry M. (Henry Martyn) Field
But this, as the proverb has it,A fragment from the earlier history of Agathocles.
And over here is what appears to be the fragment of a hotel bill, which interests me deeply.Adventures of Sherlock Holmes|A. Conan Doyle