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bespatter

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verb be·spat·ter \bi-ˈspa-tər, bē-\

Definition of bespatter

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  spatter



Examples of bespatter

  1. <vehicle after passing vehicle bespattered the sides of my once-clean car with that wintry slush>



1600

First Known Use of bespatter

1600


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