swashing

present participle of swash
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as in splashing
to move with a splashing motion waves gently swashing against the shore

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as in sloshing
to cause (something liquid or mushy) to move along in sheets every bump in the road swashed a little more of my soda on the car's upholstery

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“Swashing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swashing. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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