What does scattered mean?

Definitions for scattered

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scattered(adj)

    occurring or distributed over widely spaced and irregular intervals in time or space

    "scattered showers"; "scattered villages"

  2. confused, disconnected, disjointed, disordered, garbled, illogical, scattered, unconnected(adj)

    lacking orderly continuity

    "a confused set of instructions"; "a confused dream about the end of the world"; "disconnected fragments of a story"; "scattered thoughts"


  1. scattered(Adjective)

    randomly distributed.

  2. scattered(Adjective)

    covering three eighths to four eighths of the sky.

  3. scattered(Adjective)

    affecting 30 percent to 50 percent of a forecast zone.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scattered

    of Scatter

  2. Scattered(adj)

    dispersed; dissipated; sprinkled, or loosely spread

  3. Scattered(adj)

    irregular in position; having no regular order; as, scattered leaves


  1. Scattered

    Scattered is a rave party based in Sydney, Australia. Founded in 1998 as a small 150 person event, it has grown over time to large-scale rave which regularly hosts some of the worlds leading happy hardcore, gabber and hard trance DJ's.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scattered in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scattered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Taj Muhammad Kahn:

    All of the bodies are burned beyond recognition. The debris is scattered.

  2. Pushpa Basnet:

    When the earthquake hit that land, all my dreams were scattered, i have to restart again.

  3. George Carlin:

    Weather forcast for tonight: dark. Continued dark overnight, with widely scattered light by morning.

  4. Saadi Shirazi:

    Be thou generous, and gentle, and forgiving; as God hath scattered upon thee, scatter thou upon others.

  5. Steve Wang:

    (The debris is) all so scattered to such a wide span of areas, it is hard to see how one piece can really help.

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