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to scatter or slosh a liquid about. Please don't splash that about. It will stain anything you spill it on. Don't splash that stuff about!
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splash about

 and splash around 
1. to move about in a volume of a liquid, splashing. The children splashed about in the pool. They splashed around for an hour.
2. [for a liquid] to move about, splashing. The water splashed about in the bucket. It splashed around as I carried the bucket.
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All of the Self Sealing Water Balloons by Splash Around are made of high quality, biodegradable latex.
So I would ask the powers that be, would you be happy to allow your children/grandchildren to splash around in urine?
CHILDREN can splash around this summer when a Coventry park becomes the first in Britain to get a water play area - without a pool.
But when he started out as a young footballer in Liverpool, Fowler simply didn't have the money to splash around.
WHEN you star as the most powerful man in the world on a top TV show it's little wonder you have a few euro to splash around.
TAKE any kids to the beach and they'll run straight into the sea for a splash around.
EUROPA Pools is urging residents of Wirral and beyond to don their swimming costumes and splash around to help raise pounds 2 million for Macmillan Cancer Relief as part of Swimathon 2002.
Should you find yourself with any more free days in the sunshine state, we'd like to suggest you splash around in the shark-infested surf near Tampa or Daytona Beach where you might square off against a more equally- matched predator instead of a small vegetarian animal who can only run from your guns.
I splash around in it and my people do and we've never had a problem,'' said Eugene Nebeker, a Lahonton water board member, whose west Lancaster alfalfa ranch now takes about 4 million gallons a day of effluent.
HAPPY: They squeal with delight as they splash around in the water on their California holiday; COME TO MAMA: Kori warms to stepmother Britney as the singer blows raspberries in the pool; CUDDLE: Britney with husband Kevin
You will also have time to splash around in the water with your friends, and join in with some pretty cool canoeing games.
Birds not only like to stop for a drink of fresh water, but will splash around in a birdbath as long as you refill it daily and place it near a bush or small tree so they can dry their feathers in the sun, says Allen.
Atkinson said: "I haven't got much cash to splash around but I thought I'd just mention the possibility of taking Stan.
Let's see how arrogant and fearless he is without the big house, fast cars and money to splash around.
Kids like to go out there when it rains and splash around.