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English definition of “splash”

splash

verb (LIQUID)    /splæʃ/
B2 [I or T, usually + adv/prep] (UK informal also splosh) If a liquid splashes or if you splash a liquid , it falls on or hits something or someone: Water was splashing from a hole in the roof . Unfortunately some paint splashed onto the rug . She splashed her face with cold water . She poured a large gin and splashed soda into it from a siphon .Movement of liquids B2 [I usually + adv/prep] (UK informal also splosh) to move in water so that drops of it go in all directions : The kids were splashing (about/around) in the shallow end of the swimming pool .Movement of liquids
(Definition of splash verb (LIQUID) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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