splasher

[splash-er]
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Origin of splasher

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

Historical Examples of splasher

  • It might have been double the amount, but I 've taken a hint from Splasher's Physiology.

    Roland Cashel

    Charles James Lever

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

    The Case of Jennie Brice

    Mary Roberts Rinehart

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


British Dictionary definitions for splasher

splasher

noun
  1. anything used for protection against splashes
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