spatter - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] 

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/ˈspætə(r)/
present tense
I/you/we/theyspatter
he/she/itspatters
present participlespattering
past tensespattered
past participlespattered
  1. if you spatter a surface with a liquid, or if a liquid spatters onto a surface, small drops of the liquid are thrown onto the surface in a violent way
    be spattered with something:

    When the police arrived, they found the bathroom spattered with blood.

    spatter something on/over/across etc something:

    He had spattered spaghetti sauce all over the kitchen.

derived word

spatter

 

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noun [countable]
singularspatter
pluralspatters