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Meaning of BESPATTER

Pronunciation:  bi'spatur

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  spot, splash, or soil; "The baby spattered the bib with food"

BESPATTER is a 9 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: spatter
 See Also: blob, blot, fleck, spot



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Be*spat"ter\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bespattered}; p.
pr. & vb. n. {Bespattering}.]
1. To soil by spattering; to sprinkle, esp. with dirty water,
   mud, or anything which will leave foul spots or stains.

2. To asperse with calumny or reproach.

         Whom never faction could bespatter.   --Swift.

Thesaurus Terms
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