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slosh around

 (in something)
1. [for a liquid] to rush or splash around in an enclosure or container. The milk sloshed around in the pitcher and splashed over a little bit. The fluid sloshed around, making a splashing sound.
2. to move or splash through a liquid, usually standing on one's feet. Billy sloshed around in the wading pool. The kids have been sloshing around in puddles again.
See also: around, slosh

slosh over

[for a liquid] to splash over its container. The water in the wading pool sloshed over and made the grass slippery. Don't fill the glass too full. It will slosh over.
See also: over, slosh

slosh something (all) over someone or something

to spill or splash a liquid over someone or something. Laura tripped and sloshed the grape juice all over Martha. Martin sloshed pancake batter over the side of the stove.
See also: over, slosh

slosh something around

to cause a liquid to rush or splash in a container. The chef sloshed the dressing around a few times and poured it on the salad. The chef sloshed around the dressing and poured it on the salad.
See also: around, slosh

slosh something on(to) someone or something

 and slosh something on
to splash or spill a liquid onto someone or something. Betty sloshed the charcoal lighter fluid on Fred, and he went in to wash it off. Then she sloshed the fluid onto the charcoal. slosh on some more.
See also: on, slosh

slosh through something

[for a person] to wade or splash through something. The little kids sloshed through every puddle on their way home. We sloshed through the stream, ruining our shoes and soaking our cuffs.
See also: slosh, through


1. n. beer; liquor. How about a glass of slosh?
2. tv. & in. to drink liquor, including beer; to drink to excess. Are you going to slosh gin all night?
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Krechetnikov and his graduate student Hans Mayer, the primary author of the study, suggested two explanations for this result: First, focusing on one's cup tends to engender slower walking, and second, it dampens the noise, or chaotic sloshing, in the cup.
Moral #2: If you can field strip it, soaking, sloshing, sucking up and flushing will detail clean it.
The carrier provides rigidity and prevents sloshing, like the baffles in twin-sheet forming.
Nobody likes to have liquids sloshing around in the stomach for any period of time.
There is much that's depressing, discouraging, and scary out there--the all-out assault on government, the scapegoating of welfare recipients, the hostility toward immigrants, the murderous violence by the anti-abortion fanatics, and a crude, homophobic, anti-Semitic nativism all sloshing around in the shallow septic tanks of the far right.
Such vast amounts of money, sloshing through the world's computers, can wreak havoc on the markets or stocks.
These points of view would be valid were it not for the tendency of: * metal to contract and densify upon solidifying; * alloying elements to come out of solution in various undesirable ways when metal cools and freezes slowly; * molten metal to entrap air and form oxides when sloshing into the mold.
The PCs are judged on the smoothest, richest gaming experience and exceptional design features such as the OMEN's elegant tower, interior red glow and white lights and sloshing liquid-cooled system.
We were able to see gas sloshing like liquid in a glass," said NRL's Dr.
And none of those options could work for scene after scene of the sloshing, swirling, rippling, splashing stuff that Roddy the mouse finds himself in when he's flushed down a toilet to a rat-ridden underground re-creation of London.
There's enough money sloshing around BP to fund every employee's retirement until age 95," a Transport & General Workers' Union spokes- man said.
Commercial chip makers might be disturbed at needing "sulfuric acid sloshing around on their chips," Lindsay acknowledges.
Analysts will find analysis models for automotive ignition (ignition delay in diesel engines and engines knocking), cavitation (such as in a spool valve or a fuel pump), tank sloshing, and even the solar load on cabin interiors.
In this case, though, the aim of sloshing the melt back and forth is not mixing but creating stronger, defect-free parts.
Steven Pierson, Jaguar Powertrain - Visualization of fuel sloshing, transient in-cylinder flow models, and cooling jackets.