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Scatter

Definition

[n] the act of scattering
[n] a haphazard distribution in all directions
[v] cause to separate; "break up kidney stones"; "disperse particles"
[v] distribute loosely; "He scattered gun powder under the wagon."
[v] sow by scattering
[v] move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached";
[v] to cause to separate and go in different directions, of crowds, for example; "She waved her hand and scattered the crows."
[v] strew or distribute over an area; "He spread fertilizer over the lawn"; "scatter cards across the table"


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