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Synonyms for splash

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. splash, plash(noun)

    the sound like water splashing

    splattering, stir, splatter, splashing, dab, plash, spatter, spattering

  2. stir, splash(noun)

    a prominent or sensational but short-lived news event

    "he made a great splash and then disappeared"

    ado, fuss, splatter, stir, bustle, splashing, dab, splattering, flurry, plash, hustle, spatter, spattering

  3. dab, splash, splatter(noun)

    a small quantity of something moist or liquid

    "a dab of paint"; "a splatter of mud"; "just a splash of whiskey"

    sputtering, splattering, stir, splatter, splashing, dab, pat, plash, spatter, sputter, spattering, tap, splutter

  4. splash(noun)

    a patch of bright color

    "her red hat gave her outfit a splash of color"

    splattering, stir, splatter, splashing, dab, plash, spatter, spattering

  5. spatter, spattering, splash, splashing, splattering(noun)

    the act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface

    splattering, stir, splatter, splashing, splutter, plash, dab, spatter, sputter, spattering, sputtering

  6. splash, splashing(verb)

    the act of scattering water about haphazardly

    splattering, stir, splatter, splashing, dab, plash, spatter, spattering

  7. sprinkle, splash, splosh(verb)

    cause (a liquid) to spatter about, especially with force

    "She splashed the water around her"

    swash, slush, squish, squelch, spit, sprinkle, dot, splatter, plash, pitter-patter, scatter, spatter, sparge, patter, besprinkle, dust, disperse, slop, splosh, slosh

  8. squelch, squish, splash, splosh, slosh, slop(verb)

    walk through mud or mire

    "We had to splosh across the wet meadow"

    slush around, quell, squelch, swash, quench, sprinkle, slosh around, crush, swill, splatter, splosh, squeeze, plash, spatter, mash, squish, spill, squash, slop, slush, slosh

  9. spatter, splatter, plash, splash, splosh, swash(verb)

    dash a liquid upon or against

    "The mother splashed the baby's face with water"

    swash, squish, squelch, spit, sprinkle, swagger, brag, shoot a line, vaunt, pleach, gas, gasconade, slosh, pitter-patter, splosh, tout, bespatter, patter, bluster, spatter, blow, spill, plash, slop, slush, splatter, boast

  10. splash(verb)

    mark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture; cause to appear splashed or spattered

    "The mountain was splashed with snow"

    slush, slop, splatter, sprinkle, swash, squish, squelch, splosh, plash, slosh, spatter

  11. splash, splosh, slosh, slush(verb)

    make a splashing sound

    "water was splashing on the floor"

    slush around, slush, slop, splatter, sprinkle, swash, squish, squelch, splosh, plash, slosh, spatter, slosh around

  12. splash(verb)

    soil or stain with a splashed liquid

    slush, slop, splatter, sprinkle, swash, squish, squelch, splosh, plash, slosh, spatter

  13. splash(verb)

    strike and dash about in a liquid

    "The boys splashed around in the pool"

    slush, slop, splatter, sprinkle, swash, squish, squelch, splosh, plash, slosh, spatter


  1. splash(noun)


  2. splash(noun)

    To hit or agitate liquid so that part of it separates from the principal liquid mass.

    sit and splash in the bathtub


  3. splash(noun)

    To disperse a fluid suddenly; to splatter.

    water splashed everywhere


  4. splash(noun)

    to hit or expel liquid at

    The painter put a splash of blue on the wall to make it more colorful


  5. splash(noun)

    To create an impact or impression; to print, post or publicize prominently.

    The headline was splashed across newspapers everywhere.


  6. splash(verb)

    To spend (money)

    After pay day I can afford to splash some cash and buy myself a motorbike.


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. splash(v. n.)

    plash, dabble in water

  2. splash(v. a.)

    dash, spatter, plash

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. splash(n)

    daub, splotch, blot

  2. splash(v)

    plash, dash, spatter, dabble

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    splat, spatter, splashing, foo, puff

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD


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How to use splash in a sentence?

  1. Wang Xiaolu:

    I shouldn't have sought to make a big splash just for the sake of sensationalism.

  2. RVM:

    Be Grateful you are not like a rock that has no Choice. The sun shines on it, the waves splash at it. You have a Choice to Move and to Make your Dreams come True.

  3. Megan Rapinoe:

    I think that the huge media splash of the lawsuit is behind us and were obviously focused on the World Cup, but also its like this is our life, and there are a lot of things that we have to grapple and deal with: Family, friends, partners, media, pressures, games, World Cup, travel. So its just kind of just one more thing. This team always has a lot of media attention, and weve always had a lot of things on our plate so its not like its anything new, or all of a sudden were getting all the more attention. Its sort of the same for us.

  4. Anthony Liccione:

    That rejection you went through, don't have it bring you down. It's only a splash in an ocean of opportunities.

  5. Yona Knight-Wisdom:

    The main thing I have to my advantage is that I'm able to get a really clean entry into the water, so I make very little splash, i'm just to keep it really, really simple and just try to get the most consistent performance because I feel like people will make mistakes.

Translations for splash

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • دفقةArabic
  • postříkat, stříkatCzech
  • plätschernGerman
  • chapotear, salpicarSpanish
  • loiskuttaa, roiskaus, loiskahdus, roiskahdus, loiskia, loiskaus, roiskuaFinnish
  • asperger, plouf, éclabousser, éclaboussure, faire du bruit, bruitFrench
  • छपHindi
  • schizzo, tonfoItalian
  • し吹く, はね散らすJapanese
  • pōhutu, pūhoruMāori
  • plusk, pluskaćPolish
  • брызгать, расплескаться, плеск, шумиха, всплеск, плескаться, нашуметь, брызгаться, плескатьRussian
  • שפּריצןYiddish
  • Chinese

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