Shred vs Fiberize - What's the difference?

shred | fiberize |


As verbs the difference between shred and fiberize

is that shred is to cut or tear into narrow and long pieces or strips while fiberize is to break (up) into fibers, shred to fine threads.

As a noun shred

is a long, narrow piece cut or torn off; a strip.

shred

English

(wikipedia shred)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A long, narrow piece cut or torn off; a strip.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • shreds of tanned leather
  • In general, a fragment; a piece; a particle; a very small amount.
  • There isn't a shred of evidence to support his claims.
    (Shakespeare)

    Synonyms

    * See also .

    Verb

  • To cut or tear into narrow and long pieces or strips.
  • (Chaucer)
  • *
  • (obsolete) To lop; to prune; to trim.
  • (snowboarding) To ride aggressively.
  • (bodybuilding) To drop fat and water weight before a competition.
  • (music, slang) To play very fast (especially guitar solos in rock and metal genres).
  • Derived terms

    * shredder

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    fiberize

    English

    Alternative forms

    * fibrize; fibreize (rare) * fiberise, fibrise; fibreise (rare)

    Verb

  • To break (up) into fibers, shred to fine threads.