splatter vs spatter

splatter spatter

Definitions

  • 1) An uneven shape or mess created by something dispersing on impact.
  • 2) attributive A genre of gory horror.
  • 3) A splash of liquid.
  • 4) a small quantity of something moist or liquid
  • 5) Characterized by gory violence.
  • 6) transitive To cause (something) to splatter.
  • 7) transitive To spatter (something or somebody).
  • 8) intransitive To splash; to scatter; to land or strike in an uneven, distributed mess.
  • 9) To spatter; to splash.
  • 10) cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container
  • 11) To spatter, especially to fall or strike something so as to cause splashes.
  • 12) To spatter (a surface or object), especially to soil with splashes of liquid.
  • 13) To cause (a liquid) to fall on a surface or object.

Definitions

  • 1) A drop or splash of something spattered.
  • 2) A spattering sound.
  • 3) A small amount; a smattering.
  • 4) The act or an instance of spattering.
  • 5) That which is spattered; a small splash, as of something thrown or falling in drops: as, a spatter of milk, ink, or mud on one's clothes.
  • 6) The act of spattering, or the state of being spattered; a spattering or splashing effect.
  • 7) A quick succession of not very loud sounds, such as is produced by the spattering of some substance.
  • 8) To splash with small droplets.
  • 9) spot, splash, or soil
  • 10) To strike or land on in a dispersed way.
  • 11) To scatter (a liquid, for example) in drops or small amounts.
  • 12) To fall in a shower or make contact in a dispersed way, as rain or bullets.
  • 13) To spot, splash, or soil with drops or small amounts.
  • 14) To come forth in drops or small amounts.
  • 15) To throw something out of the mouth in a scattering manner; to sputter.
  • 16) To sprinkle with a liquid or with any wet substance, as water, mud, or the like; to make wet of foul spots upon by sprinkling.
  • 17) Fig.: To injure by aspersion; to defame; to soil; also, to throw out in a defamatory manner.
  • 18) To distribute by sprinkling; to sprinkle around.

Examples

  • 1) There was blood splattered on my visor.
  • 2) The edge of his robes was splattered with blood.
  • 3) His home was splattered in their blood.
  • 4) Blood was splattered across the floor.
  • 5) We see them having to mop up bathrooms splattered with blood and tidy bedrooms full of the detritus and stench of death.
  • 6) I got blood splattered on my jeans.
  • 7) Audience members apparently have complained of being splattered with fake blood during previews of the work, which opens next week.
  • 8) A ripe fruit has been thrown, splattered on the wall behind her.
  • 9) Blood splattered the ceiling.
  • 10) TV footage from inside the museum showed blood splattered across walls and floors and the bodies of victims, some still clutching their cameras.
  • 11) Q My home's previous owners used to burn candles on the mantelpiece and now there is wax splattered up the wall.
  • 12) A GIANT billboard showing a woman with milk splattered on her face has been removed after being branded indecent.
  • 13) What I was trying to do with this movie is to bridge the gap that's always separated what we call a splatter film from more conventional entertainment.
  • 14) Then my droogies, let's keep the torture out of the headlines and back in Italian splatter movies and horror comics where it belongs - OK?
  • 15) I also think the MySpace attitude towards layout (the erm, ability to fully express oneself, aka splatter pukalicious CSS everywhere) is one of the major reasons MySpace stuck.
  • 16) Sometimes horror is pure entertainment, over the top gore and splatter, which is fun because it's so ridiculously extreme.
  • 17) So unfolds Streets of Blood, an appropriately titled splatter flick featuring both incessant action and a very complicated, multi-layered mystery which I dare not spoil by revealing any further details.
  • 18) They have replaced the engine, installed electronic ignition, and an oil filter -- the car, when built, didn't have one, relying instead on what Roy called a splatter system.
  • 19) Specifically, this fine collectible is an "Extra Filthy Bloody Edition" Allin figurine "loaded into a full color" splatter "box."
  • 20) Other times, work that was never intended to be mistaken for the real thing (such as splatter paintings "in the style of" Jackson Pollock used by interior decorators) find their way into the market — and are assumed to be lost masterpieces.
  • 21) I use it when I want to get a nice "splatter" effect on cakes and cookies.
  • 22) ‘‘Hey’, she said as she slapped his hand that was holding the straw, making it come out and splatter her with Caramel thick shake.’
  • 23) ‘Her face was splattered with specks of mud and dirt, and beads of sweat were forming on her hairline.’
  • 24) ‘Just as I helped R. into the stylist's chair the heavens opened up and sheets of rain descended with liquid force, splattering the windows and instantly flooding the parking lot.’
  • 25) ‘The liquid splattered Cynthia's expensive sandals and she shrieked.’
  • 26) ‘This follows reports in Durban's Daily News this month that motorists were deliberately taking their number plates off or splattering them with mud, cooking spray or clear polish to avoid being caught.’
  • 27) ‘The inner wall was splattered with mud caused by a storm.’
  • 28) ‘Cora determinedly dismounted from Nivo and approached the cursing middle-aged man, who was splattered with mud.’
  • 29) ‘Two more shots hit the log, and splattered my back with splotches of red, but none hit me.’
  • 30) ‘Fringe photographer and subculture chronicler Charles Gatewood quickly added mess to his extreme repertoire, and New York nightclubs began splattering their go-go dancers with liquid latex.’
  • 31) ‘Some of the less viscous sludge material was airborne, spinning and splattering the weeds and me.’
  • 32) ‘Now a light rain began to fall, and the three queens began kicking up mud in their wake, splattering themselves and everyone as they sped for the finish.’
  • 33) ‘Buck has no recollection of allegedly attacking cabin staff, splattering them with yoghurt or trying to leave the plane at 35,000 ft, saying he wanted ‘to go home’.’
  • 34) ‘It was still going quite fast at the time, and the lemonade, caught in the wind, was carried along the length of the carriage, splattering passengers in every compartment as it was blown through the windows.’
  • 35) ‘Wherever the thirsty birds drank, they also splattered the sugar water causing Mother to do battle with the resulting ants.’
  • 36) ‘In no time, his last ounce of resolve left him and he fell face first into the bowl, splattering droplets of broth everywhere.’
  • 37) ‘I reached my hand in the pool and splattered some water in his face.’
  • 38) ‘Fuel oil was splattered all over a public square, coating pavements, benches, flowerbeds.’
  • 39) ‘She hit the surface and splattered the red fluid everywhere.’
  • 40) ‘The bird clawed weakly at the arrow's shaft and its body gave small flutters, splattering blood.’
  • 41) ‘The attack, inside a government-run religious school, shattered windows and pockmarked the walls with shrapnel and splattered blood.’
  • 42) ‘Dozens were injured in the attack, and blood was splattered on the ground in the temple with the injured wandering around in shock and pain in the aftermath.’
  • 43) ‘Blood was splattered on the walls of the mangled buses.’
  • 44) ‘A slow motion sequence is accompanied by screams and splattered blood.’
  • 45) ‘He had head injuries and blood was splattered on the road.’
  • 46) ‘When it was over, blood splattered the walls and the deer lay on the bedroom floor, its neck broken.’
  • 47) ‘What appears to be blood was splattered on the ivy which surrounds the front door of the Royds Avenue home.’
  • 48) ‘The swamp's stench filled his nostrils as he rushed through the mud, splattering the grime and getting ever closer to the adversary.’
  • 49) ‘This is a great ritual to do with friends, as you'll likely end up giggling and dancing in the mud, splattering it around and twirling.’
  • 50) ‘He had barely shut his door when she rumbled down the tote road, splattering mud every which way.’
  • 51) ‘The carriage wheel hit a mud puddle and splattered mud all over Michael, but he didn't care.’
  • 52) ‘Taking advantage of her distraction, the swordsman-in-training managed to splatter a handful of mud across her face, grinning when she glared at him.’
  • 53) ‘It splashed down into the shopping cart, splattering mucus in every direction.’
  • 54) ‘McCann said the man threw a folded paper ‘full of feces’ across a counter, hitting the woman in the stomach and splattering feces on her, the counter and the floor.’
  • 55) ‘She sighed and continued to watch the grass slightly shake as the water splattered onto them.’
  • 56) ‘Droplets splattered onto my sweatshirt, seeping through the thin fabric and chilling my skin.’
  • 57) ‘The blade pierced his shoulder and droplets of blood splattered onto the wall.’
  • 58) ‘Sure enough, a half-dozen tiny streams of green liquid were splattering on the floor of the vent.’
  • 59) ‘She flew back, screaming in pain as blue liquid splattered all over the walls.’
  • 60) ‘She agreed cheerfully, turning her face up towards the rain, letting the heavy droplets splatter against her drenched face and hair.’
  • 61) ‘Water droplets splattered across my entire body as I walked down several streets and through various water-filled gutters.’
  • 62) ‘Tiny water droplets splattered across his reflection in the mirror at which he stared at ominously.’
  • 63) ‘A droplet of water splattered on an extension in the wall to his left, the drop splattering on his cheek.’
  • 64) ‘Rain splattered down onto her lifeless form, drenching her jet black hair.’
  • 65) ‘Just then a great flash of lightning split the sky in two and the first heavy drops of rain splattered onto the ground and into the pond.’
  • 66) ‘Vykal suddenly found himself covered with a crimson liquid that had splattered onto his clothes when it was released from the gem.’
  • 67) ‘Now of course you see that the water starts splattering.’
  • 68) ‘I whipped my head over, water splattering down the wall in front of me.’
  • 69) ‘Jason shook his head, water splattering down his tanned chest, and dripping off his bare shoulders.’
  • 70) ‘When searing the meat, if oil is splattering out of the pan, you have the heat too high.’
  • 71) ‘Droplets splattered relentlessly against my face.’
  • 72) ‘A drop of hot oil splattered up on the cook's hand and he dropped the bird the rest of the way into the pot and took three quick steps backward.’
  • 73) ‘I stared down at the ground as my tear droplets splattered on the ground.’
  • 74) ‘A warm drop of rain splattered onto the side of my face.’
  • 75) ‘If you become famous enough to be mentioned in the local or even regional news then your face will be splattered over all the news screens.’
  • 76) ‘However, what was even more sad was to see the pictures of Foe splattered across every national newspaper the next morning.’
  • 77) ‘The action film Spider-Man, already splattered over billboards across America's big cities, will be released on May 3 in the US.’
  • 78) ‘Aviation safety concerns used to splatter across the front pages of our newspaper regularly.’
  • 79) ‘Front pages splattered with images are testimony to a media that has stopped trying to explain or report objectively.’
  • 80) ‘Even when our yearbook pictures were splattered around national headlines, I've stayed pretty cagey.’
  • 81) ‘I know I wouldn't - there's nothing very shameful in my past or present, but any number of things I don't want splattered across page nineteen of a tabloid.’
  • 82) ‘The Wall Street Journal splatters pictures of your stars down page one.’
  • 83) ‘The post ripped out of the thick mud with a sharp sucking sound and a splatter of wet dirt, and the ropes slipped from Talon's wrist.’
  • 84) ‘A splatter of blood streaked itself across several of the tomes and was only interrupted once where one book did not have any on it.’
  • 85) ‘With his ebony talons came a splatter of that liquid heat and a chunk of flesh.’
  • 86) ‘Her nails pulled across them and they popped with a splatter of liquid and she smiled a little.’
  • 87) ‘He had a cute pug-nose with a splatter of freckles across his tanned cheeks.’
  • 88) ‘He has entered the realm of one-off shows after a period of gradually whittling down the length of his runs to a splatter of nights here and there.’
  • 89) ‘His pale skin showed a splatter of freckles spread across the bridge of his nose.’
  • 90) ‘A splatter of the eerie, black blood spilled out of his body in a sickening gurgle as he expired.’
  • 91) ‘This is certainly exciting, and I am almost sorry when we skid to a halt in a splatter of mud.’
  • 92) ‘Jake was laughing and I threw a piece of General Tso's Chicken at him, which hit him right below his left eye, leaving a splatter of sauce on his cheek.’
  • 93) ‘He remembered how she would squeal when a splatter of hot grease would burn her, and she wouldn't cry a single tear despite her pain.’
  • 94) ‘There were small stain glass windows lining the walls with lots of red, green and a splatter of blue.’
  • 95) ‘He pointed to the bottom where there was a splatter of yellow.’
  • 96) ‘Gun shots split ghouls' heads completely in half in a splatter of black gore and ichor.’
  • 97) ‘Each blow with the mace caused a splatter of Orc, and the spears were used either to skewer or simply as clubs.’
  • 98) ‘Cathal just grinned and flopped his head back down to the floor with a splatter of drool.’
  • 99) ‘The drama unfolds through energetic play between the demons and the invading swords: black blood, a splatter of entrails, a missing leg.’
  • 100) ‘A splatter of blood and a falling body came from the noise.’
  • 101) ‘There was a splatter of blood as the dagger was drawn back.’
  • 102) ‘Mariposa dodged a splatter of blood and buzzed off into the night.’
  • 103) ‘He started out making no-budget splatter films, only to go on to helm one of the most successful cinematic trilogies of all time.’
  • 104) ‘The film revels in blood and gore, but this is not just a run-of-the-mill splatter film.’
  • 105) ‘A splatter film's charge is to keep upping the atrocity ante as it zooms into the murderer's soul.’
  • 106) ‘Juan Cole covers a lot of ground in a many-sided examination of issues raised by Mel Gibson's splatter movie.’
  • 107) ‘That said I was left smiling by this outrageously dumb splatter thriller.’
  • 108) ‘By the late 1980s, Wes Craven had carved out a niche for himself as guru favorite in the horror and splatter genre.’
  • 109) ‘The walls were wrapped in posters of men holding guitars and classic splatter movie posters.’
  • 110) ‘But where the play differs from splatter movies is that McDonagh has a clear moral viewpoint.’
  • 111) ‘But what this film is, above all else, is relentlessly brutal and gory beyond what was available in many vintage splatter movies from the 1970s.’
  • 112) ‘The other thing is that Jackson appears to want to make another one of his good old splatter movies on the weekends.’

Examples

  • 1) They were stunned to find the back spattered with blood.
  • 2) Blood was spattered across the walls.
  • 3) All three were spattered with blood.
  • 4) Delicious cold spray spattered my face.
  • 5) A blue tarpaulin covered the floor and was spattered with blood.
  • 6) Rain spattered down like bolts.
  • 7) The police were in a BMW with blood spattered on it.
  • 8) She was spattered with rain, but I thought what a pleasant person she looked and was.
  • 9) Auditor Karen Flynn, Prosecutor Russ Hauge, and Commissioner Chris Endresen would be well advised to keep their distance to avoid spatter from the lawsuit and Canvassing Board hearing.
  • 10) A job well done, he thought, and watched the rain spatter the spongy rubber cobbles of the midway.
  • 11) You know, you just reminded me of a case I had where a woman allegedly committed suicide, but there were blood spatter, there was blood spatter, which is from the impact of the gun, under her pillow.
  • 12) Some makers still bolster these paints with components like formaldehyde, crystalline silica, acetone and ammonia to help preserve the paint or give it other properties, such as spatter-resistance.
  • 13) Chittenden's who allowed his mind to wander, and did not concentrate, promptly made the acquaintance of the "spatter," a broad leathern strap; and the spatter hurt exceedingly, as I can testify from many personal experiences of it.
  • 14) "Plosh!" went Mr Jones right in backwards; and "spatter" went the foul mud all over his face and shirt-front, and then the poor little man tried to scramble out, but slipped in again, making himself worse than ever; but his next effort was more successful; and when Sam saw him standing amongst the potatoes looking all piebald, his heart was joyful within him, as he hurried home to tell the boys the success of their plot.
  • 15) In that context, I found phrases like these kind of disconcerting and hard to read: the passions of his bewildered heart … a maelstrom of melancholicaly erupted emotion … causing a bit of the guilt to spatter through his brow … that would never permit his repression, never allow for nothing short of predetermined apocalyptic salvation.
  • 16) “Damn you to hell!” he grunted as he clenched his fist tight causing a bit of the guilt to spatter upon his brow.
  • 17) You are not very good at what you do, and I will enjoy your rebuttle of obnoxious spatter that you send my way.
  • 18) ‘Various scorch marks and spattered blood let her know she had indeed missed something.’
  • 19) ‘Someone tossed a melon-rind at Adriana's feet; drops of cool slime spattered her ankles.’
  • 20) ‘He could feel the blood spattering his shoulder.’
  • 21) ‘He slammed into the opposing wall, spattering it with blood.’
  • 22) ‘There's a movie shot: an innocent, 10-year-old child with one spattered line of blood across the face, and perfectly emotionless.’
  • 23) ‘Blood spattered her black robe and she cringed.’
  • 24) ‘Although blood spattered the walls, the pillar of light still stood.’
  • 25) ‘She coughed, her hand over her mouth and when she pulled it away, blood was spattered on it.’
  • 26) ‘Blood spattered the walls when one of the younger men tried to defend the Inn and his family.’
  • 27) ‘He screamed, flecks of spit spattering her face.’
  • 28) ‘Checking them over, both were dirty and blood spattered but none of it theirs.’
  • 29) ‘This time blood spattered on his hand as he covered his mouth.’
  • 30) ‘Dark drops spattered on the ground and she stilled.’
  • 31) ‘The man fell against the railing as soapy water splashed everywhere, spattering the deck and running off the ship through the rails.’
  • 32) ‘A shower of fluid spattered the shaving mirror.’
  • 33) ‘Jason finally sprinted ahead, and jumped into the pool, spattering us with water.’
  • 34) ‘This will cause the paint to spatter on the surface.’
  • 35) ‘Sprinklers were spattering the freshly mowed lawn on the football field with tiny droplets of water.’
  • 36) ‘She watched as it spattered on the ground far below.’
  • 37) ‘Light rain began to fall, but made no noise as it spattered on the sheer-plated roofs.’
  • 38) ‘The rain spattered against the window.’
  • 39) ‘Rain was falling on the plains beyond the window, fat drops spattering soundlessly on the glass.’
  • 40) ‘To control spatters and the residue of cooking fumes, the entire kitchen should be washed with a good degreaser at least once a week.’
  • 41) ‘She stood at the water's edge and felt a spatter hit her face.’
  • 42) ‘They're practical and help protect clothes against spatters and spills.’
  • 43) ‘I grabbed a pair of tight blue jeans with paint spatters dotting them.’
  • 44) ‘The rain spatters on the windows and doors heavily.’
  • 45) ‘Black walls are patterned with a brown spatter of knots.’
  • 46) ‘It glinted in the sunlight, sending a bright spatter of colour over the cement.’
  • 47) ‘Outside, the sky was dark and I could hear the spitter spatter of rain along with the thunder.’
  • 48) ‘The spatter of rain pounded on the windows of what seemed like a apartment loft of some kind.’
  • 49) ‘It was a breathable atmosphere but cold and wet, thanks to the spatter of rainfall against the canopy.’
  • 50) ‘Thick daubs and spatters of paint represent the fruit and jugs.’
  • 51) ‘All of his clothes were covered in paint spatters.’
  • 52) ‘Prosecutors say he is tied to the crime by witnesses, blood spatters, ballistics and DNA analysis.’
  • 53) ‘We stop beside spatters of brown blood on a ceiling and a floor.’
  • 54) ‘Isabelle gazed down at her faded denim dungarees which were covered in spatters of colourful paint.’
  • 55) ‘The blood spatter was even more horrible than before.’
  • 56) ‘It occupies the entire 6-foot-high composition, with ink spatters, sgraffito and handprints enlivening the surface.’
  • 57) ‘Both he and the vehicle bore orangish spatter marks.’
  • 58) ‘I rolled to the side and I coughed, and I saw a small spatter of blood fall to the floor.’
  • 59) ‘Not a tired old coulis swiggle or powdery spatter among the lot.’
  • 60) ‘A spatter of bullets told Hoffman of the attempted attack.’
  • 61) ‘Anyway, there was a spatter of water just pouring off this lip.’
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