Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
slosh

slosh

pronunciation:
slash
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: sloshed, sloshes, sloshing
definition 1: to move with a splashing sound through water, slush, or mud.
They sloshed across the flooded road.
definition 2: of a liquid, to splash against the sides of its container.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to move (something) hastily around in a liquid.
She sloshed the film through the chemicals.
definition 2: to pour or apply (liquid) so that it splashes sloppily.
He sloshed beer onto the floor.She sloshed the paint onto the canvas.
similar words:
dash
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: wet mud, or a mixture of snow and water; slush.
definition 2: the sound made by waves or by a splashing liquid.