Definition: to rip apart or tear with great force
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): split, sever
Antonym(s): mend, attach
1. The wolf will probably rend the man apart with his sharp teeth.
2. Use the scissors to rend the cloth to shreds.
3. If the bomb does not rend the building into small bits, there is a chance the occupants might survive the explosion.