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v. splat·tered, splat·ter·ing, splat·ters
1. To spatter (a surface or object), especially to soil with splashes of liquid.
2. To cause (a liquid) to fall on a surface or object.
To spatter, especially to fall or strike something so as to cause splashes.
A splash of liquid.
Characterized by gory violence: splatter films.

[Perhaps blend of splash and spatter.]
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Adj.1.splattered - covered with bright patches (often used in combination); "waves dabbled with moonlight"; "a blood-spattered room"; "gardens splashed with color"; "kitchen walls splattered with grease"
covered - overlaid or spread or topped with or enclosed within something; sometimes used as a combining form; "women with covered faces"; "covered wagons"; "a covered balcony"
References in classic literature ?
A splattered stain, raying like the shadow of a bursting bomb, witnessed where a hurled glass or bottle had splintered with its contents against the wall.
The vandal splattered white paint over the house in Bishopbriggs, near Glasgow, in the early hours yesterday then scarpered.
Barangay Councilor, Nenita Juson said that prior to the blaze started when an electrical panel in one of the houses got splattered with boiling cooking oil.
STATUES honouring Bomber Command and Winston Churchill have been splattered with paint in a sickening act of vandalism.
The first one did make the bacon crispy - but there was lot of fat splattered all over the worktop.
However, some panels are splattered with sealant which I can't find a product to remove.
e nal pieces were created using paint splattered directly from the paint bottles.
BILLBOARDS of election candidates contesting in constituencies along the Budaiya Highway have been splattered with red paint.
Summary: Blood splattered members of the walking dead have been stumbling through the streets of Singapore and Colombia this weekend.
The Liberal Democrat leader, pictured, was splattered with paint at a meeting with grassroots Liberal Democrat members in Glasgow during a tour of the UK.
Passers-by will be invited to help create art works such as splattered SMS projections and giant animated dancing characters inspired by the city's people.
Police discovered a pickaxe handle and blood splattered in the flat after Mr McGreevy was bludgeoned about the head.