|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To break at once into many pieces; to dash, burst, or part violently into fragments; to rend into splinters; as, an explosion shatters a rock or a bomb; too much steam shatters a boiler; an oak is shattered by lightning.
2. (v. t.) To disorder; to derange; to render unsound; as, to be shattered in intellect; his constitution was shattered; his hopes were shattered.
3. (v. t.) To scatter about.
4. (v. i.) To be broken into fragments; to fall or crumble to pieces by any force applied.
5. (n.) A fragment of anything shattered; -- used chiefly or solely in the phrase into shatters; as, to break a glass into shatters.
Shatter (26 Occurrences)
Exodus 23:24 Thou shalt not bow down to their gods, nor serve them, nor do after their deeds; but thou shalt utterly destroy them, and utterly shatter their statues. (DBY)
Exodus 34:13 but ye shall demolish their altars, shatter their statues, and hew down their Asherahs. (DBY)
Numbers 24:8 God who brought him forth out of Egypt is for him like the lofty horns of the wild-ox; he shall eat up the nations that are his adversaries, and shall break their bones in pieces, and pierce them through with his arrows. (See NAS)
Deuteronomy 7:5 But thus shall ye deal with them: ye shall break down their altars, and shatter their statues, and hew down their Asherahs, and burn their graven images with fire. (DBY)
Deuteronomy 12:3 and ye shall break down their altars, and shatter their statues, and burn their Asherahs with fire; and ye shall hew down the graven images of their gods, and ye shall destroy the names of them out of that place. (DBY)
Deuteronomy 33:11 Yahweh, bless his substance. Accept the work of his hands. Strike through the hips of those who rise up against him, of those who hate him, that they not rise again." (See NAS)
Psalms 2:9 Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron; thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter's vessel.' (See NAS)
Psalms 48:7 With the east wind, you break the ships of Tarshish. (See RSV NIV)
Psalms 58:6 Break their teeth, God, in their mouth. Break out the great teeth of the young lions, Yahweh. (See NAS)
Psalms 62:3 How long will you assault a man, would all of you throw him down, Like a leaning wall, like a tottering fence? (See RSV)
Psalms 68:21 But God will strike through the head of his enemies, the hairy scalp of such a one as still continues in his guiltiness. (See NAS RSV)
Psalms 68:23 That you may crush them, dipping your foot in blood, that the tongues of your dogs may have their portion from your enemies." (See NAS)
Psalms 74:13 Thou didst divide the sea by thy strength: Thou brakest the heads of the sea-monsters in the waters. (See JPS)
Psalms 110:5 The Lord is at your right hand. He will crush kings in the day of his wrath. (See NAS RSV)
Psalms 110:6 He will judge among the nations. He will heap up dead bodies. He will crush the ruler of the whole earth. (See NAS RSV)
Isaiah 30:31 For through the voice of the LORD shall Asshur be dismayed, the rod with which He smote. (See NIV)
Isaiah 45:2 I will go before you, and make the rough places level: the doors of brass will be broken, and the iron rods cut in two: (See NAS)
Jeremiah 43:13 He shall also break the pillars of Beth-shemesh, that is in the land of Egypt; and the houses of the gods of Egypt shall he burn with fire.' (See NAS)
Jeremiah 48:12 Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will send unto him them that tilt up, and they shall tilt him up; and they shall empty his vessels, and break their bottles in pieces. (See NAS)
Jeremiah 49:37 I will cause Elam to be dismayed before their enemies, and before those who seek their life; and I will bring evil on them, even my fierce anger, says Yahweh; and I will send the sword after them, until I have consumed them; (See NAS NIV)
Jeremiah 51:20 Thou art my battle-axe and weapons of war: and with thee will I break in pieces the nations; and with thee will I destroy kingdoms; (See JPS NAS NIV)
Jeremiah 51:21 and with thee will I break in pieces the horse and his rider; (See JPS NAS NIV)
Jeremiah 51:22 and with thee will I break in pieces the chariot and him that rideth therein; and with thee will I break in pieces man and woman; and with thee will I break in pieces the old man and the youth; and with thee will I break in pieces the young man and the virgin; (See JPS NAS NIV)
Jeremiah 51:23 and with thee will I break in pieces the shepherd and his flock; and with thee will I break in pieces the husbandman and his yoke of oxen ; and with thee will I break in pieces governors and deputies. (See JPS NAS NIV)
Ezekiel 32:12 By the swords of the mighty will I cause thy multitude to fall; the terrible of the nations are they all; and they shall spoil the pride of Egypt, and all the multitude thereof shall be destroyed. (See NIV)
Haggai 2:22 and I will overthrow the throne of kingdoms, and I will destroy the strength of the kingdoms of the nations; and I will overthrow the chariots, and those that ride in them; and the horses and their riders shall come down, every one by the sword of his brother. (See NIV)