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 splash splash

noun

  • () the sound like water splashing  ( plash, splash )
    the sound like water splashing
  • the act of scattering water about haphazardly  ( splash, splashing )
    the act of scattering water about haphazardly
  • the act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface  ( spattering, splash, splashing, splattering, spatter )
    the act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface
  • a patch of bright color  ( splash )
    a patch of bright color
     her red hat gave her outfit a splash of color
    her red hat gave her outfit a splash of color
  • a small quantity of something moist or liquid  ( dab, splash, splatter )
    a small quantity of something moist or liquid
     a dab of paint
    a dab of paint
     a splatter of mud
    a splatter of mud
     just a splash of whiskey
    just a splash of whiskey
  • a prominent or sensational but short-lived news event  ( splash, stir )
    a prominent or sensational but short-lived news event
     he made a great splash and then disappeared
    he made a great splash and then disappeared
  • verb

  • () cause (a liquid) to spatter about, especially with force  ( splosh, sprinkle, splash )
    cause (a liquid) to spatter about, especially with force
     She splashed the water around her
    She splashed the water around her
  • () mark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture; cause to appear splashed or spattered  ( splash )
    mark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture; cause to appear splashed or spattered
     The mountain was splashed with snow
    The mountain was splashed with snow
  • () dash a liquid upon or against  ( plash, splatter, splosh, swash, spatter, splash )
    dash a liquid upon or against
     The mother splashed the baby's face with water
    The mother splashed the baby's face with water
  • () walk through mud or mire  ( slosh, splosh, squelch, squish, slop, splash )
    walk through mud or mire
     We had to splosh across the wet meadow
    We had to splosh across the wet meadow
  • strike and dash about in a liquid  ( splash )
    strike and dash about in a liquid
     The boys splashed around in the pool
    The boys splashed around in the pool
  • soil or stain with a splashed liquid  ( splash )
    soil or stain with a splashed liquid
  • make a splashing sound  ( slosh, slush, splash, splosh )
    make a splashing sound
     water was splashing on the floor
    water was splashing on the floor