Synonyms for (noun) scatter

Synonyms: scatter, scattering, strewing

Definition: the act of scattering

Similar words: spread, spreading

Definition: act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time


Synonyms: spread, scatter

Definition: a haphazard distribution in all directions

Similar words: dispersion, distribution

Definition: the spatial or geographic property of being scattered about over a range, area, or volume

Usage: worldwide in distribution; the distribution of nerve fibers; in complementary distribution

Synonyms for (verb) scatter

Synonyms: disperse, break up, scatter

Definition: cause to separate

Usage: break up kidney stones; disperse particles

Similar words: change integrity

Definition: change in physical make-up


Synonyms: dot, dust, disperse, sprinkle, scatter

Definition: distribute loosely

Usage: He scattered gun powder under the wagon

Similar words: discharge

Definition: pour forth or release

Usage: discharge liquids


Synonyms: scatter

Definition: sow by scattering

Usage: scatter seeds

Similar words: seed, sow

Definition: place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

Usage: She sowed sunflower seeds


Synonyms: disperse, dissipate, scatter, spread out

Definition: move away from each other

Usage: The crowds dispersed; The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached;

Similar words: part, split, separate

Definition: go one's own way; move apart

Usage: The friends separated after the party


Synonyms: scatter, dispel, disperse, dissipate, break up

Definition: to cause to separate and go in different directions

Usage: She waved her hand and scattered the crowds

Similar words: divide, separate

Definition: make a division or separation


Synonyms: spread, spread out, scatter

Definition: strew or distribute over an area

Usage: He spread fertilizer over the lawn; scatter cards across the table

Similar words: distribute, circulate, pass around, pass on

Definition: cause be distributed

Usage: This letter is being circulated among the faculty