be spatter

bespatter

[bih-spat-er]
verb (used with object)
1.
to soil by spattering; splash with water, dirt, etc.
2.
to slander or libel: a reputation bespattered by malicious gossip.

Origin:
1635–45; be- + spatter

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bespatter (bɪˈspætə)
 
vb
1.  to splash all over, as with dirty water
2.  to defile; slander; besmirch

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