New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: splatter · patter · scatter · shatter · spotter · sputter · splitter · splutter · squatter · batter
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spatter

1. noun POLICE, LAW spray of liquid2. noun staccato sound3. verb spray, splash (sb/sth)4. verb spray, splash 1 noun especially POLICE, LAW spray of liquidspreachall mascsprais fem2steall  c m uthere are spatters on your coat tá do chóta draoibeáilte, tá spreachaill ar do chóta, tá braonta ar do chótaa spatter of paint sprais péinte, braoiníní péinte, sprae fánach péinte 2 noun staccato soundbualadh masc  c m ugreadadh masc  c m uplancadh mascthe spatter of water on the tent plancadh an uisce ar an bpuball
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3 verb spray, splash (sb/sth) TRANSITIVEspréigh verb  c m uthe mud spattered my clothes d'fhág an láib mo chuid éadaigh breac, d'imigh an puiteach ar mo chuid éadaighrain spattered the crowd thit braoiníní báistí ar an sluablood was spattered on the wall bhí smeadar fola ar an mballa, bhí spreachall fola ar an mballa, bhí braoiníní fola spréite ar an mballait was spattered against the windscreen bhí sé ina phráisc i gcoinne an ghaothscáthahis fingers are spattered with ink tá a mhéara smálaithe le dúch, tá dúch smeartha ar a mhéara 4 verb spray, splash INTRANSITIVEspréigh verb  c m urain spattered against the window spréigh an bháisteach i gcoinne na fuinneoige, bhuail an fhearthainn in éadan na fuinneoige