Synonyms of splash in English:

splash


See definition of splash

verb

1‘splash your face with cool water’

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sprinkle, spray, spritz, shower, splatter, slosh, slop, squirt

daub

wet

2‘his boots were splashed with mud’

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spatter, bespatter, splatter, speck, speckle, blotch, smear, stain, mark

informal splotch, splodge

Scottish Irish informal slabber

literary bedabble

3‘the Atlantic Ocean splashed against the pier’

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swash, wash, break, lap

dash, beat, lash, batter, crash, buffet, surge

literary plash

4‘children splashed about gleefully in the shallow water’

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paddle, wade, slosh

wallow

informal splosh

5‘the story was splashed across the front pages’

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blazon, display, spread, plaster, trumpet, publicize, broadcast, headline

informal splatter


noun

1‘the splash of the water against the rocks’

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splashing, swashing, dashing, beating, battering

literary plash, plashing

archaic swash

2‘there was a splash of blood on his forehead’

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spot, blob, dab, daub, smudge, smear, speck, speckle, fleck, patch, pop

mark, stain

informal splotch, splosh, splodge

3‘a splash of lemonade’

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drop, dash, bit, spot, soupçon, dribble, driblet

little, small amount

Scottish informal scoosh

4‘add a red scarf to give a splash of colour’

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patch, burst, streak

5‘a front-page splash’

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feature, story, article, piece

display

North American informal screamer


Phrases

    be splashed with

      ‘Lonnie's face was splashed with freckles’

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      be flecked with, be dotted with, be stippled with, be studded with, be scattered with

      splash
    splash out

      ‘she splashed out on a Mercedes’

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      be extravagant, go on a spending spree, splurge, spare no expense, spend lavishly, spend a lot of money

      British informal

      lash out, push the boat out, go mad, go on a shopping binge, indulge in some retail therapy

    make a splash

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      cause a sensation, cause a stir, attract attention, draw attention to itself, draw attention to oneself, get noticed, make an impression, make an impact, cut a dash