1. the act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface
Syn: ↑spatter, ↑spattering, ↑splash, ↑splattering
Derivationally related forms: ↑splatter (for: ↑splattering), ↑splash, ↑splash (for: ↑splash), ↑spatter (for: ↑spattering), ↑spatter (for: ↑spatter)
Hypernyms: ↑painting
2. the act of scattering water about haphazardly
Syn: ↑splash
Derivationally related forms: ↑splash, ↑splash (for: ↑splash)
Hypernyms: ↑wetting

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