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slosh

play
noun \ˈsläsh, ˈslȯsh\

Definition of slosh

  1. 1 :  slush 1

  2. 2 :  the slap or splash of liquid

sloshy play \ˈslä-shē\ adjective


Origin of slosh

probably blend of slop and slush


First Known Use: 1814

Rhymes with slosh


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slosh

verb

Simple Definition of slosh

  • : to walk through water, mud, etc., in a forceful and noisy way

  • of a liquid : to move in a noisy or messy way

  • : to cause (a liquid) to move in a noisy or messy way

Full Definition of slosh

  • intransitive verb
    1. 1 :  to flounder or splash through water, mud, or slush

    2. 2 :  to move with a splashing motion <the water sloshed around him — Bill Alcine>

    3. transitive verb
    4. 1 :  to splash about in liquid

    5. 2 :  to splash (a liquid) about or on something

    6. 3 :  to splash with liquid

    Examples of slosh

    1. The children sloshed through the big puddle.

    2. Water sloshed in the bottom of the boat as it rocked.

    3. Juice sloshed over the rim of her glass.

    4. The child sloshed the water in the tub.



    1844

    First Known Use of slosh

    1844


    SLOSH Defined for Kids

    slosh

    play
    verb \ˈsläsh\

    Definition of slosh

    sloshedslosh·ing

    1. 1 :  to walk with trouble through water, mud, or slush <Deeper and deeper … they sloshed through the cavernous sewer. — Sid Fleischman, The Whipping Boy>

    2. 2 :  to move with a splashing motion




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