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1plash

noun \ˈplash\

Definition of PLASH

:  splash

Origin of PLASH

probably imitative
First Known Use: circa 1522

2plash

verb

Definition of PLASH

intransitive verb
:  to cause a splashing or spattering effect
transitive verb
:  to break the surface of (water) :  splash

Examples of PLASH

  1. <water plashed down the drain>
  2. <a child happily plashing in the tub>

First Known Use of PLASH

1542

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