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"slosh" in British English

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sloshverb [I or T, usually + adv/prep]

uk   /slɒʃ/  us   /slɑːʃ/ informal
(of a ​liquid) to ​move around ​noisily in the ​bottom of a ​container, or to ​causeliquid to ​move around in this way by making ​roughmovements: I could ​hear you sloshing around in the ​bath. We sloshed through the ​puddles. She sloshed (= ​poured without ​care) some more ​brandy into her ​glass.
(Definition of slosh from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sloshverb [always + adv/prep]

 us   /slɑʃ, slɔʃ/
(of a ​liquid) to ​hit against the inside of a ​container, or to ​causeliquid to move around in this way: [I] Water sloshed over the ​sides of the ​pool as the ​childrenjumped in. [T] John sloshed ​juice on his ​jacket by ​pouring too ​fast.
(Definition of slosh from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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