Part of speech:
To deaden, depress, reduce, or lessen
To make wet with or as if with drops of dew
To apply (paint, for example) in dots or short strokes.
To be shot out as a spray
To scatter (a liquid, for example) in drops or small amounts:
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.
(Cooking) To drip or pour (a liquid) in a fine stream onto (a food)
To bathe in dust
(Intransitive) To become moist or moister.
To coat or permeate with liquid, color, or light; suffuse.
To sprinkle with powder, or as with powder.
To give abundantly; shower:
To scatter is to spread something around in different directions or different places.
To tremble, as from cold or in anger.
To fall or come as a shower
To spray or sprinkle.
To mark with speckles
To scatter fluid onto (a surface) in flying masses; wet, stain, or soil with flying fluid.
To cause a spot or spots; make a stain, as ink, water, etc.
To squeeze out or extrude in a thick flow:
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 become covered with spots, as of a different color
To cover or sprinkle with flecks; speckle
To cover with freckles.
To add pepper to.
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 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
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