splash onto (someone or something)

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splash onto (someone or something)

1. To slosh or spatter onto someone or something. Ice-cold water kept splashing onto me during the boat ride. Someone bumped the table, and red wine splashed onto the brand-new tablecloth.
2. To cause some liquid to slosh or spatter onto someone or something. The whale leapt into the air and splashed water onto the people in the audience. Keep a lid on the pan while you're cooking the bacon so it doesn't splash grease onto the stove.
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A Newberry man who suffered severe burns on 90 percent of his body when scalding-hot water splashed onto him in a workplace accident has settled with the company who made the dangerous machine that allegedly caused the accident for $9.75 million, his attorney reports.
Some of the material also splashed onto her male colleague, who was standing nearby.
SPARKLING WATERCOLORS Like an artist's abstract expressionist painting, colors were splashed onto gowns and encrusted with crystals
Since they splashed onto the scene over three years ago, Banded has greatly improved the waders' boot and seams as well as introduced its premium Black Label line.
He said a human could be infected if blood or a tissue from an infected animal came into contact with his cuts, grazed on the skin, or was splashed onto his eyes, nose or mouth.
Well, that means you need not panic when some water is splashed onto your phone during rain or while near the sink.
As much as this central line suggests a rupture, it also serves to accentuate the verticality of the paintings, as does the layered paint, which, having been poured or splashed onto the canvas, reveals the descending trajectory imposed by the force of gravity.
on the day of the incident when one of his friends knocked his alcohol-filled cup onto the ground; the cup rolled toward   Thompson and some of the drink splashed onto his foot,(http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nypd-accused-beating-brooklyn-man-spilled-drink-article-1.3411858) the New York Daily News reported.
On tractors, design splashed onto every surface: Grilles became elegant.
As the water gushed out of the pipe and splashed onto the hard surface, the kids at the back row reacted mechanically, while their eyes remained fixed on me.
As a result, no water is splashed onto the windscreen during spraying to disrupt the driver's visibility, and you'll never fire it onto your passenger when the roof is down.
As a result, no water is splashed onto the windscreen during spraying to disrupt the driver's visibility - and you'll never fire it onto your passenger when the roof is down.
This column has said many times that if you don't like being bumped into or having the odd drop of lager splashed onto you by a tipsy racegoer during the day, then don't go.
They described it then "popping" and it is understood oil splashed onto at least one of the women.
On its stony, fossil-rich slopes Chardonnay achieves a very special perfection in a style of wine that's crisp and mouth-watering but intense, with a flavour of green apples and a mineral-rich aroma like water splashed onto hot stone.