Associations to the word «Splash»

Pictures for the word «Splash»

Wiktionary

SPLASH, noun. (onomatopoeia) The sound made by an object hitting a liquid.
SPLASH, noun. A small amount of liquid.
SPLASH, noun. A small amount (of color).
SPLASH, noun. A mark or stain made from a small amount of liquid.
SPLASH, noun. An impact or impression.
SPLASH, noun. (computing) (informal) splash screen
SPLASH, noun. (wrestling) A body press; A move where the wrestler jumps forward from a raised platform such as the top turnbuckle, landing stomach first across an opponent lying on the ground below.
SPLASH, verb. To hit or agitate liquid so that part of it separates from the principal liquid mass.
SPLASH, verb. To disperse a fluid suddenly; to splatter.
SPLASH, verb. (transitive) to hit or expel liquid at
SPLASH, verb. To create an impact or impression; to print, post or publicize prominently.
SPLASH, verb. (transitive) To spend (money)
SPLASH, verb. To launch a ship.
SPLASH AND DASH, noun. Alternative spelling of splash-and-dash
SPLASH CYMBAL, noun. (musical instrument) A pair of small cymbals used to provide a special effect or accent, part of a modern drum kit.
SPLASH CYMBALS, noun. Plural of splash cymbal
SPLASH DAMAGE, noun. (video games) Damage caused by a nearby explosion, affecting creatures within a certain radius.
SPLASH DOWN, noun. Alternative form of splashdown
SPLASH DOWN, verb. (of a spacecraft or other flying object) To land in water.
SPLASH DOWN, verb. (idiomatic) To appear, seemingly from nowhere.
SPLASH DOWNS, noun. Plural of splash down
SPLASH OUT, verb. (ambitransitive) to spend a lot of money on something pleasant, but not necessary.
SPLASH PAGE, noun. (Internet) A simple introductory webpage shown to the visitor before he or she proceeds to to the main page.
SPLASH PAGE, noun. A page of a comic book that is mostly or entirely taken up by a single image or panel.
SPLASH PAGES, noun. Plural of splash page
SPLASH SCREEN, noun. (graphical user interface) An initial screen displayed by interactive software, usually containing a logo, version information, and a copyright notice.
SPLASH SCREEN, noun. (Internet) A splash page.
SPLASH SCREENS, noun. Plural of splash screen

Dictionary definition

SPLASH, noun. The sound like water splashing.
SPLASH, noun. A prominent or sensational but short-lived news event; "he made a great splash and then disappeared".
SPLASH, noun. A small quantity of something moist or liquid; "a dab of paint"; "a splatter of mud"; "just a splash of whiskey".
SPLASH, noun. A patch of bright color; "her red hat gave her outfit a splash of color".
SPLASH, noun. The act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface.
SPLASH, noun. The act of scattering water about haphazardly.
SPLASH, verb. Cause (a liquid) to spatter about, especially with force; "She splashed the water around her".
SPLASH, verb. Walk through mud or mire; "We had to splosh across the wet meadow".
SPLASH, verb. Dash a liquid upon or against; "The mother splashed the baby's face with water".
SPLASH, verb. Mark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture; cause to appear splashed or spattered; "The mountain was splashed with snow".
SPLASH, verb. Make a splashing sound; "water was splashing on the floor".
SPLASH, verb. Soil or stain with a splashed liquid.
SPLASH, verb. Strike and dash about in a liquid; "The boys splashed around in the pool".

Wise words

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