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Synonyms for piece

work of art

give someone a piece of your mind

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go or fall to pieces

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in pieces

of a piece (with)

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  • like
  • the same (as)
  • similar (to)
  • consistent (with)
  • identical (to)
  • analogous (to)
  • of the same kind (as)

piece something together: work out

piece something together: mend

take or tear or pull something or someone to pieces

Synonyms for piece

one of the parts into which something is divided

one's proper or expected function in a common effort

a part severed from a whole

a small portion of food

something that is the result of creative effort

a usually brief detail of news or information

an extent, measured or unmeasured, of linear space

Synonyms for piece

an item that is an instance of some type

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an instance of some kind

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an artistic or literary composition

a serving that has been cut from a larger portion

a distance

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a work of art of some artistic value

a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition

a share of something

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game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games

to join or unite the pieces of

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join during spinning

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eat intermittently

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repair by adding pieces

References in classic literature ?
His one thought was how to be revenged on that wicked old hag, and for this purpose he had a purse made large enough to contain five hundred gold pieces, but filled it instead with bits of glass.
Without attempting to oppose her further, but merely shrugging my shoulders, I placed twelve more ten-gulden pieces upon the table.
Jupenet drew from his pocket seven or eight other pieces of brass smaller than the first.
When it was noon, Gretel shared her piece of bread with Hansel, who had scattered his by the way.
It drifted about till it went to pieces, and often Starkey came to the shore of the lagoon, and with many bitter feelings watched the bird sitting on his hat.
Aunt Em was the first to discover a piece of the Lord High Chigglewitz.
1875 piece she must endure the whole horrid thing again.
By- the-bye, I've been thinking of bringing out that piece of yours on her bespeak night.
As soon as he saw that piece of wood, Mastro Cherry was filled with joy.
A piece of matter, as it is known empirically, is not a single existing thing, but a system of existing things.
I swam round her twice, and the second time I spied a small piece of rope, which I wondered I did not see at first, hung down by the fore-chains so low, as that with great difficulty I got hold of it, and by the help of that rope I got up into the forecastle of the ship.
I got safe to my lodgings with this cargo, which was a piece of fine black lustring silk, and a piece of velvet; the latter was but part of a piece of about eleven yards; the former was a whole piece of near fifty yards.
Our goods were no sooner landed than we were surrounded with a crowd of officers, all gaping for presents; we were forced to gratify their avarice by opening our bales, and distributing among them some pieces of calico.
A ROBBER who had plundered a Merchant of one thousand pieces of gold was taken before the Cadi, who asked him if he had anything to say why he should not be decapitated.
And now it worked much more evil than before; for some of these pieces were hardly so large as a grain of sand, and they flew about in the wide world, and when they got into people's eyes, there they stayed; and then people saw everything perverted, or only had an eye for that which was evil.