Origin of splash

First recorded in 1705–15; perhaps alteration of plash1

Related forms

splash·ing·ly, adverbun·splashed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for splash

splash

/ (splæʃ) /

verb

noun

Word Origin for splash

C18: alteration of plash 1
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