Part of speech:
To deaden, depress, reduce, or lessen
To scatter (a liquid, for example) in drops or small amounts:
To scatter is to spread something around in different directions or different places.
To make wet with or as if with drops of dew
(Cooking) To drip or pour (a liquid) in a fine stream onto (a food)
To apply (paint, for example) in dots or short strokes.
To tremble, as from cold or in anger.
To cover or become covered with spots, as of a different color
To be shot out as a spray
To sprinkle over (with something)
To splash liquid gently and playfully.
To mark with or as with a dot
To coat (food) by sprinkling with a powder, such as flour or sugar.
To bathe in dust
To put powder on:
To mark with speckles
A small amount or quantity; a modicum.
The spreading of a stream of particles or a beam of rays, as of light, over a range of directions as a result of collisions with other particles. The sky appears blue due to the tendency of air molecules to scatter blue and violet light more than light of other frequencies. The scattering probabilities and patterns of subatomic particles, accelerated by particle accelerators and aimed at a target, is a major component of experimental particle physics.
To cause a fluid to scatter in flying masses:
To break up (light) into its component colored rays
To fix or impale on or as on a spit
To speak or chatter glibly and rapidly.
With a pitter-patter
To coat or permeate with liquid, color, or light; suffuse.
To give abundantly; shower:
To fall or come as a shower
To cause a spot or spots; make a stain, as ink, water, etc.
To drink water, as an animal.
To call for and obtain payment of:
To pick up or collect (molten glass) using a tool in glass blowing.
To cover or sprinkle with flecks; speckle
To cover with freckles.
To add pepper to.
To squeeze out or extrude in a thick flow:
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