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spattering

 
Noun spattering has 2 senses
  1. spatter, spattering, splatter, splattering, sputter, splutter, sputtering - the noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively; "he heard a spatter of gunfire"
    --1 is a kind of noise
  2. spatter, spattering, splash, splashing, splattering - the act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface
    --2 is a kind of painting
    Derived form: verb spatter1
Verb spatter has 3 senses
  1. spatter, splatter, plash, splash, splosh, swash - dash a liquid upon or against; "The mother splashed the baby's face with water"
    --1 is one way to scatter, sprinkle, dot, dust, disperse
    Derived forms: noun spatter2, noun spattering2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody with something
    Somebody ----s something with something
  2. sprinkle, spit, spatter, patter, pitter-patter - rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"
    --2 is one way to rain, rain down
    Sample sentence:
    It is ----ing
  3. spatter, bespatter - spot, splash, or soil; "The baby spattered the bib with food"
    --3 is one way to spot, fleck, blob, blot
    Derived form: noun spatter2
    Sample sentence:
    They spatter the bread with melted butter
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