English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'spatter'

(verb) 
Definition
to sprinkle (an object or a surface) with a liquid
A delicious cold spray spattered my face.
Synonyms
splash
The carpet was splashed with paint stains.
,
spray
A shower of seeds sprayed into the air and fell on the grass.
We sprayed the area with weedkiller.
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sprinkle
Cheese can be sprinkled on egg and vegetable dishes.
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soil
Young people don't want to do things that soil their hands.
, , ,
daub
They daubed his home with slogans.
,
speckle
,
splodge
, ,
bestrew

Additional synonyms

in the sense of bespatter
Definition
to splash with dirty water
Synonyms
befoul,
begrime,
besprinkle
in the sense of daub
Definition
to smear (paint or mud) quickly or carelessly over a surface
They daubed his home with slogans.
Synonyms
smirch,
begrime,
besmear,
slap on (informal)
in the sense of soil
Definition
to make or become dirty or stained
Young people don't want to do things that soil their hands.
Synonyms
smirch,
maculate (literary),
bedraggle,
befoul,
begrime

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