HyperDic: splash

English > 13 senses of the word splash:
VERBcontactsplash, sprinkle, sploshcause (a liquid / liquid) to spatter about, especially with force
motionsplash, squelch, squish, splosh, slosh, slopwalk through mud or mire
contactsplash, spatter, splatter, plash, splosh, swashdash a liquid / liquid upon or against
contactsplashmark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture
perceptionsplash, splosh, slosh, slushmake a splashing sound
contactsplashsoil or stain with a splashed liquid / liquid
contactsplashstrike and dash about in a liquid / liquid
NOUNeventsplash, plashthe sound like water splashing
statesplash, stira prominent or sensational but short-lived news event
quantitysplash, dab, splattera small quantity of something moist or liquid
attributesplasha patch of bright color
actsplash, spatter, spattering, splashing, splatteringthe act of splashing a (liquid / liquid) substance on a surface / surface
actsplash, splashingthe act of scattering water about haphazardly
splash > pronunciation
Soundssplae'sh
Rhymesabash ... whiplash: 38 rhymes with aesh...
English > splash: 13 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningThe sound like water splashing.
Synonymplash
NarrowersplatA single splash
Broadernoisesound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)
Spanishchapoteo
Adjectivessplashycharacterized by water flying / flying about haphazardly
Verbssplashdash a liquid / liquid upon or against
splashcause (a liquid / liquid) to spatter about, especially with force
splashmake a splashing sound
English > splash: 13 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningA prominent or sensational but short-lived news event.
Example"he made a great splash and then disappeared"
Synonymstir
Broaderdisturbance, disruption, commotion, flutter, hurly burly, to-do, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, kerfuffleA disorderly outburst or tumult
Spanishagitación, revuelo
Adjectivessplashymarked by ostentation but often tasteless
English > splash: 13 senses > noun 3, quantity
MeaningA small quantity of something moist or liquid.
Example "just a splash of whiskey"
Synonymsdab, splatter
Broadersmall indefinite quantity, small indefinite amountAn indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude
Spanishsalpicadura, toque
Catalanesquitx
Verbssplashmark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture
English > splash: 13 senses > noun 4, attribute
MeaningA patch of bright color.
Example"her red hat gave her outfit a splash of color"
Broaderspot, speckle, dapple, patch, fleck, maculationA small contrasting part of something
Adjectivessplashycovered with patches of bright color
English > splash: 13 senses > noun 5, act
MeaningThe act of splashing a (liquid / liquid) substance on a surface / surface.
Synonymsspatter, spattering, splashing, splattering
BroaderpaintingThe act of applying paint to a surface / surface
Spanishchapaleo, chapoteo, salpicado
Verbssplashdash a liquid / liquid upon or against
splashcause (a liquid / liquid) to spatter about, especially with force
splashsoil or stain with a splashed liquid / liquid
English > splash: 13 senses > noun 6, act
MeaningThe act of scattering water about haphazardly.
Synonymsplashing
BroaderwettingThe act of making something wet
Spanishchapoteo
Catalanxipolleig
Verbssplashdash a liquid / liquid upon or against
splashcause (a liquid / liquid) to spatter about, especially with force
splashsoil or stain with a splashed liquid / liquid
English > splash: 13 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningCause (a liquid / liquid) to spatter about, especially with force.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody PP; Somebody ----s something PP; Somebody ----s something with something
Example"She splashed the water around her"
Synonymssprinkle, splosh
Narrowerdrizzle, moistenmoisten with fine drops
saltsprinkle as if with salt
Broaderscatter, sprinkle, dot, dust, disperseDistribute loosely
Spanishespolvorear, rociar, salpicar
Catalanesquitxar, ruixar
Nounssplash, splashingthe act of splashing a (liquid / liquid) substance on a surface / surface
splashthe act of scattering water about haphazardly
splashthe sound like water splashing
English > splash: 13 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaningwalk through mud or mire.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymssquelch, squish, splosh, slosh, slop
Broaderslog, footslog, plod, trudge, pad, trampwalk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud
Spanishchapotear
Catalanaixafar, capolar, esclafar, picolar, premsar
English > splash: 13 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningdash a liquid / liquid upon or against.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody with something; Somebody ----s something with something
Example"The mother splashed the baby's face with water"
Synonymsspatter, splatter, plash, splosh, swash
Narrowerpuddlemake a puddle by splashing water
slosh, slush, slosh around, slush aroundspill or splash copiously or clumsily
Broaderscatter, sprinkle, dot, dust, disperseDistribute loosely
Spanishmojar, salpicar
Catalanesquitxar, mullar, ruixar
Nounssplash, splashingthe act of splashing a (liquid / liquid) substance on a surface / surface
splashthe act of scattering water about haphazardly
splashthe sound like water splashing
English > splash: 13 senses > verb 4, contact
Meaningmark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture; cause to appear splashed or spattered.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"The mountain was splashed with snow"
Broaderoverlay, coverput something on top of something else
Nounssplasha small quantity of something moist or liquid
English > splash: 13 senses > verb 5, perception
Meaningmake a splashing sound.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Example"water was splashing on the floor"
Synonymssplosh, slosh, slush
Broadersound, gomake a certain noise or sound
Spanishchapotear
Nounssplashthe sound like water splashing
English > splash: 13 senses > verb 6, contact
MeaningSoil or stain with a splashed liquid / liquid.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThey splash the bread with melted butter
Broaderdirty, soil, begrime, grime, colly, bemiremake soiled, filthy, or dirty
Spanishsalpicar
Catalanesquitxar, ruixar
Nounssplashthe act of splashing a (liquid / liquid) substance on a surface / surface
splashthe act of scattering water about haphazardly
English > splash: 13 senses > verb 7, contact
Meaningstrike and dash about in a liquid / liquid.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s PP
Example"The boys splashed around in the pool"
Narrowerswattersplash and flutter about in or as if in water
Spanishsalpicar
Catalanesquitxar
Nounssplashingthe act of scattering water about haphazardly

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