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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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Wiesche [12] performed experiments and numerical simulations of sloshing in automotive fuel tanks.
It turns out that the faster you walk, the closer your gait comes to the natural sloshing frequency of coffee.
Identifying model parameters that accurately represent the sloshing dynamics is one of the most difficult yet most important steps in this approach.
Young concluded his assessment of the economic times we live in: "There's still too much liquidity sloshing around in the financial system in the form of lax underwriting standards and banks and private equity funds that feel compelled to put other people's money to work.
After less than a day of soaking, sloshing, sucking up and flushing, use a bronze brush to scrub out the barrel and cylinder if there is one.
There is a direct physical connection between the artist and the film itself, whether sloshing it about in a bucket of chemicals or painstakingly scratching through the emulsion.
The effective volume of a thermoformed tank is also 5% more than that of an equivalent blow molded tank because baffles replace the ridges and channels of blow molded tanks to reduce sloshing.
Just possibly fans want a better game, which is not the same as more money sloshing through the proceedings--which is what economists mean by an expanding pie.
Misguided yet never malicious, she loves her characters with a big, bountiful heart that just can't help sloshing all over the page.
That's because friction, caused by the planet's oceans sloshing against the atmosphere, is slowing Earth's rotation around its own axis.
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.