Definition of Plash

1. Noun. The sound like water splashing.

Exact synonyms: Splash
Generic synonyms: Noise
Specialized synonyms: Splat
Derivative terms: Splash, Splash, Splash, Splashy



2. Verb. Interlace the shoots of. "Pleach a hedge"
Exact synonyms: Pleach
Generic synonyms: Enlace, Entwine, Interlace, Intertwine, Lace, Twine

3. Verb. Dash a liquid upon or against. "The mother splashed the baby's face with water"
Exact synonyms: Spatter, Splash, Splatter, Splosh, Swash
Specialized synonyms: Puddle, Slosh, Slosh Around, Slush, Slush Around
Generic synonyms: Disperse, Dot, Dust, Scatter, Sprinkle
Derivative terms: Spatter, Spattering, Splash, Splash, Splash, Splashing, Splatter, Splattering, Swash

Definition of Plash

1. n. A small pool of standing water; a puddle.

2. v. i. To dabble in water; to splash.

3. v. t. To splash, as water.

4. v. t. To cut partly, or to bend and intertwine the branches of; as, to plash a hedge.

5. n. The branch of a tree partly cut or bent, and bound to, or intertwined with, other branches.

Definition of Plash

1. Noun. (UK dialectal) A small pool of standing water; a puddle. ¹

2. Noun. A splash, or the sound made by a splash. ¹

3. Noun. The branch of a tree partly cut or bent, and bound to, or intertwined with, other branches. ¹

4. Verb. (intransitive) To splash. ¹

5. Verb. (transitive) To cause a splash. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Plash

1. to weave together [v -ED, -ING, -ES]

Medical Definition of Plash

1. The branch of a tree partly cut or bent, and bound to, or intertwined with, other branches. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plash

plapper
plappered
plappering
plappers
plapping
plaps
plaque
plaque-forming unit
plaque and tartar cause
plaques
plaquet
plaquets
plaquette
plaquettes
plash (current term)
plashed
plasher
plashers
plashes
plashet
plashets
plashier
plashiest
plashing
plashings
plashoot
plashy
plasm
plasma

Literary usage of Plash

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1. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood, John Christopher Atkinson (1872)
"To plash or splash is to dash about liquids, to dabble in water. ... Fr. plesser, to plash, to fold or plait young branches one within another, ..."

2. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares (1859)
"130. Johnson quotes Evelyn Cor it. Also for what wen dash water about with noise. Hence, plash, «. A shallow pool, or collection of water. ..."

3. A Dictionary of the English Language: Abridged from the American Dictionary by Noah Webster (1833)
"Plant'-ing, n. the art of setting or laying in the plash, ... plash, ». a puddle of water, a cut branch. plash'-ed,* p. interwoven us branches. ..."

4. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...by Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"... WHI'plash. ». /. The lash or small end o* a whip. l\ ::••'••'•' wel knotted and ... plash ..."

5. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood, John Christopher Atkinson (1872)
"To plash or splash is to dash about liquids, to dabble in water. ... Fr. plesser, to plash, to fold or plait young branches one within another, ..."

6. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares (1859)
"130. Johnson quotes Evelyn Cor it. Also for what wen dash water about with noise. Hence, plash, «. A shallow pool, or collection of water. ..."

7. A Dictionary of the English Language: Abridged from the American Dictionary by Noah Webster (1833)
"Plant'-ing, n. the art of setting or laying in the plash, ... plash, ». a puddle of water, a cut branch. plash'-ed,* p. interwoven us branches. ..."

8. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...by Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"... WHI'plash. ». /. The lash or small end o* a whip. l\ ::••'••'•' wel knotted and ... plash ..."

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