[ splash-er ]
/ ˈsplæʃ ər /


a person or thing that splashes.
something that protects from splashes.

Origin of splasher

First recorded in 1840–50; splash + -er1
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Example sentences from the Web for splasher

  • Springing in a slow, graceful curve from the underpart of the body over the forecarriage is a splasher of crimson patent leather.

  • I showed Mr. Holcombe the splasher, dotted with ink as usual.

    The Case of Jennie Brice|Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • It might have been double the amount, but I 've taken a hint from Splasher's Physiology.

    Roland Cashel|Charles James Lever

British Dictionary definitions for splasher

/ (ˈsplæʃə) /


anything used for protection against splashes
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