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1. debris

noun. ['dəˈbriː'] the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up.

Synonyms

  • scrap
  • rubbish
  • trash
  • rubble
  • junk
  • detritus
  • dust

Antonyms

  • strengthen
  • tightness
  • dehydrate
  • tense

Etymology

  • débris (French)
  • debrisier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word debris


1. Noun, singular or mass
Moreover, make sure your pot is clean and void of any soil or debris.

2. Noun, plural
When mowing a field, it can be difficult to see debris that might damage the mower.

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