Splash Splash, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Splashed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Splashing}.] [Akin to plash.] 1. To strike and dash about, as water, mud, etc.; to plash. [1913 Webster]

2. To spatter water, mud, etc., upon; to wet. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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