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plash

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of plash

  1. 1 to flow in a broken irregular stream <water plashed down the drain> Synonyms bubble, dribble, guggle, lap, gurgle, ripple, splash, trickle, washRelated Words eddy, purl, swirl; swash, swish, swoosh, whish; drip, drop; gush, jet, rush, spew, spout, spurt, squirtNear Antonyms runAntonyms pour, roll, stream

  2. 2 to move with a splashing motion <a child happily plashing in the tub> Synonyms lap, slosh, splash, swashRelated Words babble, bubble, gurgle, ripple

  3. 3 to wet or soil by striking with something liquid or mushy <passing cars plashed us with roadside slush> Synonyms bespatter, dash, splash, spatter, splatterRelated Words drench, drown, impregnate, saturate, soak, sop, souse, steep; bathe, douse (also dowse), wash, water; slop, slush, spray, sprinkle, squirt




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