Definition of spatter:
sparge, stain, dirty, MARKS, lick, trace, glimmer, bestrew, brag, ptyalise, squelch, dab, dust, sputter, streak, tad, ace, touch, suspicion, plash, gas, spill, spark, splattering, driblet, blacken, strike, scruple, strain, blotch, star-scatter, boast, gasconade, spot, star, attack, speck, slosh, spattering, soupçon, ounce, dot, wet, sputtering, besmirch, blow, soil, befoul, dribble, clean, skosh, sprinkle, bespatter, shoot a line, smudge, splashing, stain, crumb, smidgen, spew, shade, splash, course, spit out, crest, splosh, tout, channel, come in, taint, smack, splutter, scintilla, mottle, tarnish, deepen, shadow, sully, break, pebble-dash, skewer, sprinkling, hint, besprinkle, stir, dram, nip, spit, cloud, bluster, shred, dash, shower, ptyalize, disperse, spot, cast up, scatter, bespeckle, splatter, dapple, patter, swagger, stipple, snap, squish, speckle, smear, catch, besmear, smut, spray, spangle, vaunt, ray, bit, polka-dot, swash, spray, denigrate, pleach, pitter-patter, slop, bedew, spue, mite, burst, slush, dash, smell, little, soil, splotch, peanuts.
- "The Maids of Paradise", Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers.
- "Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker", S. Weir Mitchell.
- "The Twins of Table Mountain and Other Stories", Bret Harte.