Splatter meaning

splătər
To cause (a liquid) to fall on a surface or object.
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To spatter (a surface or object), especially to soil with splashes of liquid.
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To spatter, especially to fall or strike something so as to cause splashes.
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A splash of liquid.
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Characterized by gory violence.

Splatter films.

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Spatter or splash.
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An uneven shape or mess created by something dispersing on impact.

He had a hard time cleaning up the paint splatters on the carpet.

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Splatter film; splatter movie.

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(intransitive) To splash; to scatter; to land or strike in an uneven, distributed mess.

The drink splattered all over me, the table, and the floor when I knocked it over.

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To cause (something) to splatter.

He splattered paint onto the wall.

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To spatter (something or somebody).
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Origin of splatter

  • Perhaps blend of splash spatter

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition