Synonyms of scatter in English:

scatter


See definition of scatter

verb

1‘he broke the slices of bread into pieces and scattered them over the lake’

SYNONYMS

throw, strew, toss, fling

sprinkle, spread, distribute, sow, broadcast, intersperse, disseminate

shower, spatter, spray

literary bestrew

ANTONYMS

collect, gather

2‘the police fired over their heads and the crowd scattered’

SYNONYMS

disperse, break up, disband, separate, go in different directions, move in different directions, go separate ways

dissipate, disintegrate, dissolve

drive, send, put to flight, chase

ANTONYMS

assemble, converge, congregate

3‘the sky above them was scattered with stars’

SYNONYMS

fleck, stud, dot, cover, sprinkle, stipple, spot, pepper

litter

literary bestud