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[plash] /plæʃ/
verb (used with object)
1.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English < Middle French plaissier, derivative of plais hedge < Vulgar Latin *plaxum < ?
Related forms
plasher, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for plasher

plash1

/plæʃ/
verb, noun
1.
a less common word for splash
Word Origin
Old English plæsc, probably imitative; compare Dutch plas

plash2

/plæʃ/
verb
1.
another word for pleach
Word Origin
C15: from Old French plassier, from plais hedge, woven fence, from Latin plectere to plait; compare pleach
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Word Origin and History for plasher
plash
"small puddle, wet ground," O.E. plæsc "pool of water, puddle," probably onomatopoeic (cf. Du. plassen, Ger. platschen). Meaning "noise made by splashing" is first recorded 1513.
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