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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scatteredadjective

    occurring or distributed over widely spaced and irregular intervals in time or space

    "scattered showers"; "scattered villages"

    Synonyms:
    unconnected, illogical, disordered, disjointed, garbled, confused, disconnected

    Antonyms:
    consistent, ordered, concentrated, coherent, logical

  2. confused, disconnected, disjointed, disordered, garbled, illogical, scattered, unconnectedadjective

    lacking orderly continuity

    "a confused set of instructions"; "a confused dream about the end of the world"; "disconnected fragments of a story"; "scattered thoughts"

    Synonyms:
    abrupt, befuddled, staccato, mixed-up, disoriented, disordered, bemused, separated, at sea, fragmented, illogical, lost, disconnected, unconnected, unordered, baffled, unlogical, upset, confounded, broken, disjointed, split, dislocated, disunited, garbled, mazed, bewildered, confused

    Antonyms:
    ordered, coherent, logical, concentrated, consistent

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scatteredadjective

    Synonyms:
    strewn, sprinkled

  2. scatteredadjective

    Synonyms:
    diffused, dispersed, spread about

  3. scatteredadjective

    Synonyms:
    sporadic, occurring here and there

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How to use scattered in a sentence?

  1. Yossi Shvartzvald:

    The planet might look something like snow at sunset but even darker, the ice is not just scattered on the surface; it goes hundreds of miles deep.

  2. Anne Lester:

    A really bad outcome is to have lots of little accounts scattered around. It's easy to forget about them. It doesn't let you appreciate how much you've really saved. And the odds of screwing something up gets higher.

  3. Mohan Krishna Sapkota:

    The trekkers are scattered all around the base camp and some had even trekked further up, it is almost impossible to get in touch with anyone.

  4. David Saeed:

    We were just singing and suddenly in a blink of (an) eye, smoke, fire everywhere. I didn't realize what's happening until I saw blood and organs of our friends scattered over the ground.

  5. Ravindra Gupta:

    These immunocompromised individuals are scattered around the world, so, it is very likely there are undetected variants out there.


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