splash out

Definition of splash out

British, informal
:to spend a lot of money
  • If you really want to splash out, let's go to dinner and a show in town.
  • We can't afford to splash out that much money for luxuries.

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

  3. : to become spattered about

  1. : splashed liquid or semiliquid substance

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

  3. : a colored patch

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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