v. sloshed, slosh·ing, slosh·es
1. To spill or splash (a liquid) copiously or clumsily: slosh paint on the floor.
2. To agitate in a liquid: slosh clothes in a solution of bleach and detergent.
To splash, wade, or flounder in water or another liquid: sloshed through the creek.
2. The sound of splashing liquid.
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