Complete Definition of "splash"

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Image:2006-02-13_Drop-impact.jpg|thumb|right|A splash.
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Pronunciation

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:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-æʃ|-æʃ

Synonyms
plash

Noun
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  1. onomatopoeia The sound made by an object hitting a liquid.

#:* heard a splash in the pond

  1. An impact or impression.

#:* make a splash

Translations
the sound made by an object hitting liquid
trans-top|The sound made by an object hitting a liquid
Finnish: loiskahdus, roiskahdus, loiskaus, roiskaus
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Russian: всплеск (vspl'esk) m, плеск (pl'esk) m
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trans-top|An impact or impression
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Russian: шумиха (šumíχa) f
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ttbc|French: plouf
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Verb
en-verb|splash|es

  1. To hit or agitate liquid.

#:* sit and splash in the bathtub
#*1990 October 28, w:Paul Simon|Paul Simon, “She Moves On”, w:The Rhythm of the Saints|The Rhythm of the Saints, Warner Bros.
#*: I know the reason I feel so blessed / My heart still splashes inside my chest

  1. To splatter or spread around suddenly.

#:* water splashed everywhere

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

#:* The headline was splashed across newspapers everywhere.

Derived terms
splash down

Translations
trans-top|To hit or agitate liquid
Finnish: loiskuttaa, loiskia
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Russian: плескаться (pleskát's'a) impf
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trans-top|To splatter or spread around suddenly
Finnish: roiskua
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Russian: расплескаться (rapl'eskát's'a) pf
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trans-top|To create an impact or impression
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Russian: нашуметь (našum'ét') pf
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ttbc|Spanish: chapotear
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Category:Liquids
Category:Onomatopoeia
Category:English ergative verbs

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