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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface; The noise of something sputtering explosively v. - Dash a liquid upon or against; Spot, splash, or soil; Rain gently.

Usage examples (34)
  • He heard a spatter of gunfire
  • Two men rolled off the shuttle in a spatter of blood.
  • But here the waves John's clothes began to spatter all.
  • Under her spatter of freckles, her comely face was pale. for more
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