Definition of 'spatter'
Example sentences containing 'spatter'
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They were stunned to find the back spattered with blood. The Sun (2010) Blood was spattered across the walls. Times, Sunday Times (2011)All three were spattered with blood. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Delicious cold spray spattered my face. IN FORKBEARD'S WAKE: Coasting Round Scandinavia (2003)A blue tarpaulin covered the floor and was spattered with blood. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Rain spattered down like bolts. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The police were in a BMW with blood spattered on it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She was spattered with rain, but I thought what a pleasant person she looked and was. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)
Trends of 'spatter'
Used Rarely. spatter is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'spatter'
British English: spatter VERB
If a liquid spatters a surface or you spatter a liquid over a surface, drops of the liquid fall on an area of the surface.
He stared at the rain spattering on the glass.
Their neat lodging was apparently spattered with banana pudding.
Definition of spatter from the Collins English Dictionary
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