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Spanish translation of “scatter”

scatter

verb /ˈskӕtə/
to (make) go or rush in different directions
dispersar(se)
The sudden noise scattered the birds The crowds scattered when the bomb exploded .
to throw loosely in different directions
esparcirse , desparramarse
The load from the overturned lorry was scattered over the road .
scattered adjective occasional ; not close together
disperso
Scattered showers are forecast for this morning The few houses in the valley are very scattered.
scattering noun a small amount scattered here and there
un poco de… aquí y allá
a scattering of sugar .
scatterbrain noun a forgetful or unreliable person .
cabeza de chorlito
scatterbrained adjective
ligero de cascos
(Definition of scatter from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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