Definition of "Scatter" :
noun: the act of scattering
noun: a haphazard distribution in all directions
verb: cause to separate
verb: distribute loosely
"He scattered gun powder under the wagon."
verb: sow by scattering
verb: move away from each other
"The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached."
verb: to cause to separate and go in different directions
"She waved her hand and scattered the crowds."
verb: strew or distribute over an area
"Scatter cards across the table."