As nouns the difference between plash and plesh
is that 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 while plesh
is (obsolete) a pool; a plash.
As a verb plash
is to splash or plash
can be to cut partly, or to bend and intertwine the branches of.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(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
(obsolete) A pool; a plash.