Meaning of SCATTERED in English

SCATTERED

[adjective]After the concert hundreds of wine bottles and beer cans were left scattered on the grass.My family is scattered all over the world.The number of refugees scattered throughout the world is growing.The window was open and all the papers that she'd left on her desk were scattered about/around the room.In the south of the island there are just a few scattered (= widely separated) villages/settlements.The weather forecast said there would be scattered showers tomorrow.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.