Synonyms & Antonyms : Scatter





Scatter



( Verb )


The police
scattered the crowd.

Synonyms:

Sprinkle

Disperse

Spread

Broadcast

Propagate

Dissipate

Distribute

Disseminate

Contextual Examples:

The people who believe that man becomes pious by
sprinkling holy water on him are great frauds and fakes.

The class
dispersed as soon as the bell rang.

The news of the Indian Gandhi’s assassination
spread like wild fire.

The special election
broadcast will take place on the local station at eight every evening for twenty days before the date of election.

The missionaries
propagated the teachings of Christianity throughout the island by establishing educational institutions.

The fog
dissipated when the sun came out.

Plato’s philosophy has been well
disseminated throughout the western world.

The postal department
distributes the mail by Pin code.



Antonyms:

Hoard

Gather

Store

Collect

Amass

Pick

Garner

Accumulate

Contextual Examples:

The black market makes money by
boarding scarce products and essential commodities.

We are used to celebrate musical evenings with the whole family
gathered round the piano.

We need to
accumulate enough evidence to ensure his conviction.

The little girl
picks flowers in the garden for making garlands.


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