make a splash


make a splash
attract attention, spellbind

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Make a Splash — is a child focused water safety initiative created by the USA Swimming Foundation. The goal of the foundation is to prevent drownings by teaching every child in the United States how to swim.[1] Make A Splash works by providing free swimming… …   Wikipedia

  • make a splash — ► make a splash informal attract a great deal of attention. Main Entry: ↑splash …   English terms dictionary

  • make a splash — (informal) CAUSE A SENSATION, cause a stir, attract attention, draw attention to oneself/itself, get noticed, make an impression, make an impact. → splash * * * make a splash To gain recognition • • • Main Entry: ↑splash * * * make a splash… …   Useful english dictionary

  • make a splash — informal he always believed he would make a splash in Washington Syn: cause a sensation, cause a stir, attract attention, draw attention to oneself/itself, get noticed, make an impression, make an impact …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • make a splash — verb To do something that attracts attention. If you want to make a splash at the event, do something especially memorable …   Wiktionary

  • make a splash — {v. phr.} To cause a sensation. * /The brilliant young pianist, barely 14 years old, made quite a splash on the concert circuit./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make\ a\ splash — v. phr. To cause a sensation. The brilliant young pianist, barely 14 years old, made quite a splash on the concert circuit …   Словарь американских идиом

  • make a splash — advertise with style, open with balloons and prizes    When Tom opened his Toyota dealership, he made quite a splash …   English idioms

  • make a splash — informal attract a great deal of attention. → splash …   English new terms dictionary

  • make a splash — to get a lot of public attention. His latest novel was making a splash in literary circles and is on the best seller list …   New idioms dictionary

  • make a splash — informal to do or say something that becomes very popular or is noticed by a lot of people His new film has made quite a splash in London …   English dictionary


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