There are 2 translations of splash in Spanish:

splash1

Pronunciation: /splæʃ/

n

  • 1 1.1 c u (spray) salpicadura (f) to make a splash (make an impression) producir* or causar un revuelo; (lit: in liquid) salpicar* 1.2 c (sound) it fell into the lake with a loud splash cayó ruidosamente al lago, cayó al lago con un sonoro plaf [familiar/colloquial] we heard a splash oímos el ruido de algo al caer al agua splash! he fell in ¡plaf! or ¡zas! se cayó al agua 1.3 (paddle, swim) (no pl) chapuzón (m) we had a quick splash (around) in the sea nos dimos un chapuzón en el mar
  • 2 2.1 (small quantity) (no pl) a splash un poco just a splash of orange juice in the vodka un poco or un chorrito de zumo de naranja en el vodka a splash of paint and it'll be as good as new con un poco de pintura quedará como nuevo 2.2 c (mark, patch) salpicadura (f) , mancha (f) , manchón (m)
  • 3 c [Journ] they've done a front-page splash on it lo han puesto a toda plana en la primera página

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There are 2 translations of splash in Spanish:

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vt

  • 1 (with liquid) salpicar* stop splashing me! ¡no me salpiques! to splash sth on/over sth/sb salpicar* algo de algo he splashed acid on my clothes me salpicó la ropa de or con ácido I had mud splashed all over me by a passing car un coche que pasó me salpicó toda de barro he splashed cologne on his face se echó colonia en la cara to splash sth/sb with sth salpicar* algo/a algn de algo the car was splashed with mud el coche estaba salpicado de barro careful you don't splash yourself with oil ten cuidado, no vayas a salpicarte de aceite
  • 2 (in newspaper) the scandal was splashed all over the front page el escándalo venía a toda plana en la primera página

vi

  • 1.1 [water/paint] salpicar* coffee splashed all over the tablecloth el mantel se salpicó or se manchó de café 1.2 [person/animal] chapotear the children were splashing (around) in the water los niños chapoteaban en el agua

Phrasal verbs

splash around

(BrE also) splash about v + o + adv
1.1 (spend freely) [money] derrochar , despilfarrar , tirar 1.2 (publicize) divulgar* , hacer* público 1.3 splash2 2 2

splash down

v + adv

splash out

(BrE) [colloquial/familiar]
v + adv darse* un lujo to splash out on sth gastar(se) un dineral en algo [familiar/colloquial] 1.1v + o + adv, v + adv + o (buying a treat) gastarse ; (squander) derrochar , despilfarrar we splashed out $1,000 on a new camera nos gastamos 1.000 dólares en una cámara nueva

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