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One entry found for scatter.
Entry Word: scatter
Function: verb
Text: 1 to cause (members of a group) to move widely apart <the noise of the backfiring car scattered the pigeons>
Synonyms clear out, disband, dispel, disperse, dissipate
Related Words break up, isolate, part, segregate, separate, split up; diffuse, disseminate, diverge, spread
Near Antonyms agglutinate, conglomerate; unify, unite
Antonyms assemble, cluster, collect, concentrate, congregate, gather
2 to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on <the hillside was scattered with wildflowers>
Synonyms bestrew, dot, pepper, sow, spray, sprinkle, strew
Related Words blanket, dust; stud; dapple, fleck, speckle, spot, stipple