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plash

 (plăsh)
n.
1. A light splash.
2. The sound of a light splash.
v. plashed, plash·ing, plash·es
v.tr.
To spatter (liquid) about; splash.
v.intr.
To cause a light splash.

[Possibly from Middle English plashe, pool of water, from Old English plæsc.]

plash

(plæʃ)
vb, n
a less common word for splash
[Old English plæsc, probably imitative; compare Dutch plas]

plash

(plæʃ)
vb
(Horticulture) another word for pleach
[C15: from Old French plassier, from plais hedge, woven fence, from Latin plectere to plait; compare pleach]

plash

(plæʃ)

n.
1. a gentle splash.
2. a pool or puddle.
v.t., v.i.
3. to splash gently.
[before 1000; Middle English plasch pool, puddle, Old English plæsc; c. Dutch, Low German plas]
plash′ing•ly, adv.

Plash

 a heavy fall of rain or similar outpouring.
Examples: plash of rain, 1887; of sunlight, 1848; of water, 1851; of waterfowl, 1882.

plash


Past participle: plashed
Gerund: plashing

Imperative
plash
plash
Present
I plash
you plash
he/she/it plashes
we plash
you plash
they plash
Preterite
I plashed
you plashed
he/she/it plashed
we plashed
you plashed
they plashed
Present Continuous
I am plashing
you are plashing
he/she/it is plashing
we are plashing
you are plashing
they are plashing
Present Perfect
I have plashed
you have plashed
he/she/it has plashed
we have plashed
you have plashed
they have plashed
Past Continuous
I was plashing
you were plashing
he/she/it was plashing
we were plashing
you were plashing
they were plashing
Past Perfect
I had plashed
you had plashed
he/she/it had plashed
we had plashed
you had plashed
they had plashed
Future
I will plash
you will plash
he/she/it will plash
we will plash
you will plash
they will plash
Future Perfect
I will have plashed
you will have plashed
he/she/it will have plashed
we will have plashed
you will have plashed
they will have plashed
Future Continuous
I will be plashing
you will be plashing
he/she/it will be plashing
we will be plashing
you will be plashing
they will be plashing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been plashing
you have been plashing
he/she/it has been plashing
we have been plashing
you have been plashing
they have been plashing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been plashing
you will have been plashing
he/she/it will have been plashing
we will have been plashing
you will have been plashing
they will have been plashing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been plashing
you had been plashing
he/she/it had been plashing
we had been plashing
you had been plashing
they had been plashing
Conditional
I would plash
you would plash
he/she/it would plash
we would plash
you would plash
they would plash
Past Conditional
I would have plashed
you would have plashed
he/she/it would have plashed
we would have plashed
you would have plashed
they would have plashed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plash - the sound like water splashingplash - the sound like water splashing  
noise - sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"
splat - a single splash; "he heard a splat as it hit the floor"
Verb1.plash - interlace the shoots of; "pleach a hedge"
interlace, intertwine, lace, twine, enlace, entwine - spin,wind, or twist together; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope"; "intertwined hearts"
2.plash - dash a liquid upon or against; "The mother splashed the baby's face with water"
puddle - make a puddle by splashing water
slosh around, slush around, slush, slosh - spill or splash copiously or clumsily; "slosh paint all over the walls"
disperse, sprinkle, dot, scatter, dust - distribute loosely; "He scattered gun powder under the wagon"
Translations

plash

(liter)
n (of water, rain)Plätschern nt; (of oars)Platschen nt
vi (water, rain) → plätschern; (oars) → platschen
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