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scatter

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of scatter

  1. a small number played before only a scatter of spectators in that huge stadium Synonyms of scatter couple, handful, few, scattering, smatter, smattering, sprinkle, sprinklingWords Related to scatter minority; atom, crumb, fragment, grain, iota, jot, modicum, molecule, particle, scrap, shred, tittle, whitNear Antonyms of scatter majority, most; abundance, excess, plenty, surplus; deal, gobs, heap, lot, mass, much, peck, pile, plenitude, plenty, pot, profusion, quantity, raft, reams, slather, slew, stack, wad, wealthAntonyms of scatter army, crowd, flock, gazillion, horde, host, jillion, kazillion, legion, loads, many, mountain, multitude, oodles, scads, thousands, zillion


scatter

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of scatter

  1. 1 to cause (members of a group) to move widely apart the noise of the backfiring car scattered the pigeons Synonyms of scatter clear out, disband, dispel, disperse, dissipate, squander Words Related to scatter break up, isolate, part, segregate, separate, split (up); diffuse, disseminate, diverge, spread Near Antonyms of scatter agglutinate, conglomerate; unify, unite Antonyms of scatter assemble, cluster, collect, concentrate, congregate, gather, ingather

  2. 2 to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on the hillside was scattered with boulders deposited by the last ice age Synonyms of scatter bestrew, dot, pepper, sow, spot, spray, sprinkle, strew Words Related to scatter blanket, drizzle, dust; stud; dapple, fleck, speckle, stipple; bespatter, spatter

  3. 3 to go off in different directions and cease to exist as a body or unified whole these drunken revelers will quickly scatter when the police arrive Synonyms of scatter disassemble, dissipate, dissolve, disperseWords Related to scatter branch (out), break up, disband, diverge, divide, fork, separate, spill; clear, disappear, evanesce, evaporate, fade, flee, go (away), meltNear Antonyms of scatter congregate, gather, meet



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