Slosh vs Plash - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Slosh is a related term of plash.
As verbs the difference between slosh and plash
is that slosh
is (of a liquid) to shift chaotically; to splash noisily while plash
is to splash or plash
can be to cut partly, or to bend and intertwine the branches of.
As nouns the difference between slosh and plash
is that slosh
is a quantity of a liquid; more than a splash or slosh
can be (computing) backslash, the character while plash
is (uk|dialectal) a small pool of standing water; a puddle or plash
can be the branch of a tree partly cut or bent, and bound to, or intertwined with, other branches.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(onomatopoeia); compare splash, splosh.
(of a liquid) To shift chaotically; to splash noisily.
(British, colloquial, transitive) To punch (someone).
- The water in his bottle sloshed back and forth as he ran.
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A quantity of a liquid; more than a splash
- As the show progressed, a dollop of backfin crabmeat and a slice of mozzarella was added to the veal, fresh sliced white mushrooms to the beef, followed by a slosh''' of white wine in one pan and a '''slosh of brandy in the other.
By analogy with (slash).
(computing) backslash, the character .
(UK, dialectal) A small pool of standing water; a puddle.
* 1590 , Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene , II.viii:
- Out of the wound the red bloud flowed fresh, / That vnderneath his feet soone made a purple plesh .
* Isaac Barrow
- (Francis Bacon)
A splash, or the sound made by a splash.
* Henry James, The Aspern Papers
- These shallow plashes .
- Presently a gondola passed along the canal with its slow rhythmical plash , and as we listened we watched it in silence.
- plashing among bedded pebbles
- Far below him plashed the waters.
To cause a splash.
To splash or sprinkle with colouring matter.
- to plash a wall in imitation of granite
(etyl) plaissier, . Compare pleach.
The branch of a tree partly cut or bent, and bound to, or intertwined with, other branches.
To cut partly, or to bend and intertwine the branches of.
* to plash a hedge