bespatter

verb
be·​spat·​ter | \ bi-ˈspa-tər How to pronounce bespatter (audio) , bē- \
bespattered; bespattering; bespatters

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Examples of bespatter in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of bespatter

1602, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bespatter was in 1602

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“Bespatter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bespatter. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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