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PLASH

 Dictionary entry overview: What does plash mean? 

PLASH (noun)
  The noun PLASH has 1 sense:

1. the sound like water splashing

  Familiarity information: PLASH used as a noun is very rare.


PLASH (verb)
  The verb PLASH has 2 senses:

1. interlace the shoots of
2. dash a liquid upon or against

  Familiarity information: PLASH used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PLASH (noun)


Sense 1plash [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The sound like water splashing

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events

Synonyms:

plash; splash

Hypernyms ("plash" is a kind of...):

noise (sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound))

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "plash"):

splat (a single splash)


PLASH (verb)


Sense 1plash [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Interlace the shoots of

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

plash; pleach

Context example:

pleach a hedge

Hypernyms (to "plash" is one way to...):

enlace; entwine; interlace; intertwine; lace; twine (spin or twist together so as to form a cord)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 2plash [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Dash a liquid upon or against

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

spatter; swash; splatter; plash; splash; splosh

Context example:

The mother splashed the baby's face with water

Hypernyms (to "plash" is one way to...):

disperse; dot; dust; scatter; sprinkle (distribute loosely)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "plash"):

puddle (make a puddle by splashing water)

slosh; slosh around; slush; slush around (spill or splash copiously or clumsily)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody
Something ----s somebody
Something ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody with something
Somebody ----s something with something


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