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Synonyms for spray

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spray(noun)

    a pesticide in suspension or solution; intended for spraying

    sprayer, atomiser, spraying, nebulizer, atomizer, nebuliser

  2. spray, spraying(noun)

    a quantity of small objects flying through the air

    "a spray of bullets"

    sprayer, atomiser, nebulizer, nebuliser, atomizer, crop-dusting, spraying

  3. spray(noun)

    flower arrangement consisting of a single branch or shoot bearing flowers and foliage

    sprayer, atomiser, spraying, nebulizer, atomizer, nebuliser

  4. atomizer, atomiser, spray, sprayer, nebulizer, nebuliser(noun)

    a dispenser that turns a liquid (such as perfume) into a fine mist

    sprayer, atomiser, spraying, nebulizer, atomizer, nebuliser

  5. spray(noun)

    water in small drops in the atmosphere; blown from waves or thrown up by a waterfall

    sprayer, atomiser, spraying, nebulizer, atomizer, nebuliser

  6. spray(verb)

    a jet of vapor

    sprayer, atomiser, spraying, nebulizer, atomizer, nebuliser

  7. spray(verb)

    be discharged in sprays of liquid

    "Water sprayed all over the floor"

  8. spray(verb)

    scatter in a mass or jet of droplets

    "spray water on someone"; "spray paint on the wall"

  9. spray(verb)

    cover by spraying with a liquid

    "spray the wall with paint"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. spray(n.)

    twig, shoot, sprig

  2. spray(n.)

    foam, froth, spume

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. spray(n)

    twig, sprig, branch

  2. spray(n)

    Associated words:
    atomize, atomization, atomizer, spoondrift, nebulize, nebulizer, nebulization

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How to use spray in a sentence?

  1. Famer Jerry Rice:

    I know this might be a little illegal, guys, but you put a little spray, a little stickum on the them, to make sure that texture is a little sticky.

  2. Coast Guard Capt. Mark Fedor:

    There's so much wind, thunderstorms and sea spray that it is difficult to see, but our hope is that they are either on the vessel or on life rafts, and we can identify them.

  3. Charles Babcock:

    The branded prescription products, the auto injectors and nasal spray, both of them still tested active. Every time we've tested them, they are still testing 100 % active.

  4. Jennifer Cutrona:

    The little pocket knives I had collected over the years were all at home in the drawer with my pepper spray. I needed something I could pull in less than a second, i sewed a knife sheath into the layers of my sports bra. I put it back on and realized it worked wonderfully. My confidence was back. I was not trying to come up with something that would kill. Just something that would give me a few seconds to get away.

  5. Akram Shahab:

    They spray-painted (Shi’ite) on the gate to alert the other militia groups.

Translations for spray

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • رذاذArabic
  • versprühen, Reisig, zerstäuben, Spray, SprühnebelGerman
  • κλωνάρι, ψεκάζω, ψιχάλες, ψεκασμός, ραντίζωGreek
  • difusión, ramito, atomizar, spray, aerosol, difundir, pulverizarSpanish
  • sumuttaa, suihke, spray, sumu, terttu, suihkepullo, suihkuttaa, levittää, usva, varpuFinnish
  • embrun, branchette, pulvériser, vaporiser, gouttelette, rameau, gerbe, aspergerFrench
  • スプレー, 小枝Japanese
  • sembur, سمبورMalay
  • tózhoolNavajo, Navaho
  • kiśćPolish
  • ch'allayQuechua
  • водяная пыль, побег, бутоньерка, распылять, опрыскиватель, разбрызгать, брызги, спрей, пульверизатор, распылитель, распылить, разбрызгиватьRussian
  • phun, xịtVietnamese

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