[ shred-er ]

  1. a person or thing that shreds.

  2. a machine for destroying secret or private documents by shredding them.

  1. any of various devices used to shred crops, vegetables, wood, metal, etc.

Origin of shredder

First recorded in 1565–75; shred + -er1

Words Nearby shredder Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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