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Definition of the verb bespatter

What does bespatter mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: bespattered | bespattering | bespatters

  1. spot, splash, or soil
    • example: They bespatter the bread with melted butter
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • synonym of bespatter: spatter
    • more generic words: blob / blot / fleck / spot = make a spot or mark onto

Alternative definition of the verb bespatter


  1. [transitive] To spatter or cover with something; sprinkle with anything liquid, or with any wet or adhesive substance.
  2. [transitive] To soil by spattering.
  3. [transitive, figuratively] To asperse with calumny or reproach; shend.

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Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

by Christian Friderick Bay

to bespatter. bedaub, fplash one with ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

BESPATTER. Be and spatter.

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

BESPATTER. Be and spatter. SeeSPATTER. To besmear and soil by spitting; to throw filth at random at any object, so as partially and irregularly but not wholly to cover it; figuratively, to asperse and calumniate. Those who will not take vice into ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions (1889)

Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology by Richard Soule

Bedaub, dauh, smear soil, bespatter, daub over. Besot, v. a. Infatuate, винту, stupef y, befool, make sottish, make foolish. Bespatter, v. a. Spatter (with somethmg filthy), bedaub, BESMEAR.. Bespeak, v. a. 1. Order, speak for boforehand. 2.

Google previewFuldstaendigt Dansk og Engelsk haand-lexicon (1824)

udarbeidet efter de bedste og nyeste ordbøger by Christian Friderich Bay

to bedaub, bedash, bespatter. Oversmøring, Besmearing, Daubing. {1uneared &c. Oversmurt , bedaubed, beOversmee, to over suow, cover with Snow. Oversnøfle, to suib one, take him ...

Google previewThe Doubleday Roget's Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (2009)

by Sidney L. Landau

benignant 61 bespatter favorable, advantageous, healthful, curative, salutary, salubrious, wholesome, healing, bracing, benignant. 4 harmless, superficial, curable, limited, innocuous, slight, trivial, remediable. ant 1 cold, hostile, malign, nasty, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language; in which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations ... Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar. By Samuel Johnson ... Whith Numerous Corrections, and with the Addition of Several Thousand Words ... by the Rev. H.J. Todd ... In Four Volumes. Vol. 1. [-4.] (1818)

To BESPATTER.j v. a. [from spatter.] 1. To soil by throwing filth; to spot or ...

Google previewA new general English dictionary ... Originally begun by the late Reverend Mr. Thomas Dyche ... And now finish'd by William Pardon, Gent. The fourth edition, etc (1744)

by Thomas DYCHE

BESPATTER. (v.) to. daub,. or. sprinkle. over. BESPRI'NKLE (v.) to wet Ishtly, by waitself, is governed by a mayor, bailiffs, and burgesses, and sends two members to parliament; has a very great market weekly on Saturdays for corn, salmon, ...

Google previewA Thesaurus Dictionary of the English Language Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea (1906)

A Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words by Francis Andrew March

Bespatter. Thoroughly spatter. Coquet. To trifle vainly in love. Court. To seek to obtain by assiduous attentions. Curry favor with ...

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Scrabble value of B3E1S1P3A1T1T1E1R1

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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