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splash down

Definition of splash down

of a spacecraft

  1. :  to land in the ocean <The space capsule splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico.>



Word by Word Definitions

splashplay
  1. :  to strike and dash about a liquid or semiliquid substance

    :  to move in or into a liquid or semiliquid substance and cause it to spatter

    :  to become spattered about

  1. :  splashed liquid or semiliquid substance

    :  impounded water released suddenly

    :  a spot or daub from or as if from splashed liquid

downplay
  1. :  toward or in a lower physical position

    :  to a lying or sitting position

    :  toward or to the ground, floor, or bottom

  1. :  down along, around, through, toward, in, into, or on

  1. : :  to cause to go or come down: as

    :  bring down

    :  consume

  1. :  occupying a low position

    :  lying on the ground

    :  directed or going downward

  1. :  descent, depression

    :  an instance of putting down

    :  a complete play to advance the ball in football

  1. :  a sheep of any breed originating in the downs of southern England

  1. :  a covering of soft fluffy feathers

    :  these feathers

    :  something soft and fluffy like down


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