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Adjective
Lacking a logical sequence, system or plan
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Having been distributed or scattered over a wide area
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Happening at irregular intervals
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Standing on its own apart from the others
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Consisting of fragments
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Decorated or augmented with studs
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Placed at intervals amongst other things
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Consisting of a variety of ingredients or parts
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Difficult to understand because it has been distorted
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Scattered with a disorderly mixture of objects that take up space
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In an uncertain or unspecified location
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To have thrown into disorder
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Past tense for to scatter or sprinkle, typically over a wide area
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“Add the rice cake pieces, scatter the icing sugar on top of them, and let them caramelize over a medium heat.”
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Past tense for to diffuse or radiate over an area
“Bombardment with high-energy radiation excites the molecules, which scatter light throughout the surrounding space.”
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Past tense for to throw things, especially over a wide area
“Students discuss the oppression endured by workers while they scatter their rubbish around for the unfortunate cleaners.”
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Past tense for to (cause to) separate and go in different directions
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“When the afternoon grew torrid, the crowd would scatter and shelter themselves.”
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Past tense for to flee, especially by scattering in different directions
“At my Minnesota bird feeder, the smaller birds would scatter when a bluejay flew in.”
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Past tense for to pour from, or as from, a container, especially by accident
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Past tense for to scatter, or be scattered, in a messy way
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Past tense for to use or expend carelessly, extravagantly, or to no purpose
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Past tense for to drive away or cause to disperse
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Past tense for to place into the ground or soil to grow
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Past tense for to move continuously or freely through a space, area or population
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Past tense for to cause to retreat in disorder
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(usually "thin out") Past tense for to make or become less dense, crowded, or numerous
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Past tense for to separate or force apart
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Past tense for to eliminate from view or from being physically present
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Past tense for to bestow something in generous or extravagant quantities on
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Past tense for to completely destroy or devastate
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Past tense for to throw or launch something in a given direction
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Past tense for to be unable to find something
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Past tense for to knock someone or something down or over
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Past tense for to run away in a stampede
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