Synonyms for (noun) splatter

Synonyms: spatter, spattering, splatter, splattering, splutter, sputter, sputtering

Definition: the noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively

Usage: he heard a spatter of gunfire

Similar words: noise

Definition: sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

Usage: he enjoyed the street noises; they heard indistinct noises of people talking; during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels


Synonyms: dab, splash, splatter

Definition: a small quantity of something moist or liquid

Usage: a dab of paint; a splatter of mud; just a splash of whiskey

Similar words: small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

Definition: an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

Synonyms for (verb) splatter

Synonyms: splash, splatter, splosh, spatter, swash, plash

Definition: dash a liquid upon or against

Usage: The mother splashed the baby's face with water

Similar words: dot, dust, disperse, sprinkle, scatter

Definition: distribute loosely

Usage: He scattered gun powder under the wagon


Synonyms: slop, spill, splatter

Definition: cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container

Usage: spill the milk; splatter water

Similar words: displace, move

Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant