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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.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object) : The dog spattered mud on everyone when he shook himself. ,to spatter the ground with water
  • Verb (used without object) : rain spattering on a tin roof
  • Noun : the spatter of rain on a roof
  • By 10 a.m., a chill drizzle was spattering the city. for more
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