Spellcheck.net

Definitions of scatter

  1. cause to separate; "break up kidney stones"; "disperse particles" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. to cause to separate and go in different directions, of crowds, for example; "She waved her hand and scattered the crows." Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached"; Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. strew or distribute over an area; "He spread fertilizer over the lawn"; "scatter cards across the table" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a haphazard distribution in all directions Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. sow by scattering Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. distribute loosely; "He scattered gun powder under the wagon" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. sow by scattering; "scatter seeds" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  9. to cause to separate and go in different directions; "She waved her hand and scattered the crowds" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  10. To strew about; to sprinkle around; to throw down loosely; to deposit or place here and there, esp. in an open or sparse order. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To cause to separate in different directions; to reduce from a close or compact to a loose or broken order; to dissipate; to disperse. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Hence, to frustrate, disappoint, and overthrow; as, to scatter hopes, plans, or the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To be dispersed or dissipated; to disperse or separate; as, clouds scatter after a storm. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. To strew carelessly; disperse; drive in several directions; use wastefully; as, to scatter one's energies. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. To be dispersed or dissipated; to separate and go in different directions, as a crowd. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. Scatterer. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  17. To disperse in all directions: to throw loosely about: to strew: to sprinkle. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  18. To be dispersed or dissipated. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. To be dispersed. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  20. To sprinkle; disperse. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  21. To cast about irregularly; strew; disperse; defeat. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. To throw loosely about; to disperse. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. To throw loosely about; to strew; to disperse or dissipate; to be dispersed. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  24. skat'[.e]r, v.t. to disperse in all directions: to throw loosely about: to strew: to sprinkle: to dispel: to put to flight: to drop: to throw shot too loosely.--v.i. to be dispersed or dissipated.--n. SCATT'ERBRAIN, a thoughtless, giddy person.--adjs. SCATT'ER-BRAINED, giddy; SCATT'ERED, widely separated: wandering: distracted: irregular.--ns. SCATT'ERER, one who or that which scatters; SCATT'ER-GOOD, a spendthrift; SCATT'ER-GUN, a shot-gun; SCATT'ERING, something scattered: dispersion: that which has been scattered: the irregular reflection of light from a surface not perfectly smooth.--adj. dispersing: rare, sporadic: diversified.--adv. SCATT'ERINGLY, in a dispersed manner: here and there.--ns. SCATT'ERLING (Spens.), one who has no fixed abode: a vagabond; SCATT'ERMOUCH, any Latin or Levantine, in Pacific slang.--adj. SCATT'ERY, dispersed: sparse: few and far between. [A.S. scateran, scaterian; cf. Shatter.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  25. Throw here& there (s. seed), strew (s. gravel on road, road with gravel), sprinkle; disperse (t. & i.), turn (t. & i.) in dispersed flight, rout, be routed; dissipate (cloud, hopes); diffuse (light); (of gun) send charge, send (charge), in spreading manner; (p.p.) not situated together, wide apart, sporadic, (scattered hamlets, garrisons, instances); s.-brain, heedless person; s.-brained, heedless, desultory. Hence scatteringly adv. [Greek] Concise Oxford Dictionary

What are the misspellings for scatter?

X