shatterproof

[ shat-er-proof ]
/ ˈʃæt ərˌpruf /

adjective

designed or made to resist shattering: shatterproof glass in automobile windows.

Nearby words

  1. shatt-al-arab,
  2. shatter,
  3. shatter cone,
  4. shattered,
  5. shattering,
  6. shaun,
  7. shavano peak,
  8. shave,
  9. shave biopsy,
  10. shaveling

Origin of shatterproof

First recorded in 1935–40; shatter + -proof

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British Dictionary definitions for shatterproof

shatterproof

/ (ˈʃætəˌpruːf) /

adjective

designed to resist shattering
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