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synonyms for scatter

  • discard
  • distribute
  • divide
  • fling
  • litter
  • pour
  • shatter
  • shower
  • spray
  • spread
  • sprinkle
  • besprinkle
  • broadcast
  • cast
  • derange
  • diffuse
  • disband
  • dispel
  • disseminate
  • dissipate
  • disunite
  • diverge
  • expend
  • intersperse
  • migrate
  • part
  • scramble
  • separate
  • set
  • sever
  • shed
  • sow
  • spend
  • sunder
  • disject
  • put to flight
  • run away
  • set asunder
  • split up
  • take off in all directions
  • throw around
  • throw out
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antonyms for scatter

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  • collect
  • gather
  • hold
  • keep
  • maintain
  • retain
  • accumulate
  • combine
  • join
  • receive
  • save
  • unite
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How to use scatter in a sentence

For as much as advertisers may gripe about the calendar-year upfront rate increases, “I think scatter will be even worse,” said a third agency executive.
TV AD BUYERS EXPECT NETWORKS TO TAX UPFRONT ADVERTISERS THAT WAITED TO COMMITTIM PETERSONOCTOBER 26, 2020DIGIDAY
Between networks’ mixed-up programming schedules and NFL and college football games being rescheduled, TV advertisers are increasingly looking to the scatter market as a more flexible buying option in the fourth quarter.
‘DOUBLE WHAT WE WOULD NORMALLY PAY’: UNSTABLE FOURTH QUARTER TV AD MARKET IS PUSHING UP PRICESTIM PETERSONOCTOBER 20, 2020DIGIDAY
Advertisers turning to the scatter market to adapt to an unstable TV landscape is one reason for the expected pricing surge, but it’s not the only one.
‘DOUBLE WHAT WE WOULD NORMALLY PAY’: UNSTABLE FOURTH QUARTER TV AD MARKET IS PUSHING UP PRICESTIM PETERSONOCTOBER 20, 2020DIGIDAY
“Any of those scatter buyers that are chasing really specific spots, there is tightness,” Morgan said.
‘YOU HAVE TO BE MORE NIMBLE’: HOW ADVERTISERS ARE ADAPTING TO A MIXED-UP FOURTH-QUARTER TV MARKETTIM PETERSONOCTOBER 19, 2020DIGIDAY
As a result, advertisers are turning to TV’s scatter market, where networks sell the inventory left unclaimed by upfront advertisers, as a way to adapt to the unstable TV landscape.
‘YOU HAVE TO BE MORE NIMBLE’: HOW ADVERTISERS ARE ADAPTING TO A MIXED-UP FOURTH-QUARTER TV MARKETTIM PETERSONOCTOBER 19, 2020DIGIDAY
Scatter a little dust on your head—a very little—not enough to dim the lustre on your hair.
SARCHEDONG. J. (GEORGE JOHN) WHYTE-MELVILLE
Scatter thinly on the outside and in the trench, but on the inside place more liberally.
DEADFALLS AND SNARESA. R. (ARTHUR ROBERT) HARDING
Scatter all the rails, plates, and ties down our side of the slope.
A TATTER OF SCARLETS. R. CROCKETT
Scatter-brained and "afternoon" men spoil much more than their own affair in spoiling the temper of those who deal with them.
ESSAYS, FIRST SERIESRALPH WALDO EMERSON
Scatter, as from an unextinguished hearth Ashes and sparks, my words among mankind!
THE STORY OF FLORENCEEDMUND G. GARDNER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SCATTER

  • adjourn
  • disassemble
  • disband
  • dismantle
  • disperse
  • disrupt
  • dissolve
  • divide
  • divorce
  • end
  • halt
  • part
  • put an end to
  • scatter
  • separate
  • sever
  • split
  • stop
  • sunder
  • suspend
  • take apart
  • terminate
  • allocate
  • allot
  • apportion
  • broadcast
  • circulate
  • disperse
  • disseminate
  • distribute
  • divvy
  • partition
  • propagate
  • scatter
  • separate
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