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Definitions of spit

  1. To throw out saliva from the mouth.
  2. A long, pointed rod on which meat is roasted; a small point of land or a long narrow shoal running into the sea; saliva; the act of ejecting saliva.
  3. To push a pointed rod through; impale: to eject from the mouth; hence, to eject or throw out from an opening.
  4. Spitted.
  5. Spitting.
  6. Spit or spat.
  7. 1. To eject saliva, mucus, or other fluid from the mouth, to expectorate. 2. Saliva, expectoration, sputum.
  8. Forcible expulsion of saliva from mouth.
  9. An iron prong on which meat is roasted.
  10. To pierce with a spit:- pr. p. spitting; pa. t. and pa. p. spitted.
  11. To throw out from the mouth: to eject with violence.
  12. To throw out saliva from the mouth:- pr. p. spitting: pa. t. spit, spat; pa. p. spit.
  13. Iron spike on which meat is roasted.
  14. Spat.
  15. Spit.
  16. To eject from the mouth; throw out.
  17. To eject saliva.
  18. To pierce with a spit; pierce.
  19. To eject from the mouth; eject saliva.
  20. To come down in drops or flakes.
  21. Spittle; saliva.
  22. An act of spitting.
  23. To transfix with a spit; string on a stick.
  24. A pointed rod on which meat may be turned and roasted.
  25. A point of low land extending into the water.
  26. An iron prong or bar pointed, on which meat is roasted; a small point of land or a long narrow shoal running into the sea.
  27. What is ejected from the mouth; saliva.
  28. To thrust a spit through; to thrust through; to pierce.
  29. To eject from the mouth, as saliva; to eject with violence.
  30. A long thin bar of wood or metal, pointed at one or both ends, on which meat, & c., is roasted; a narrow pointed object; a small point of land running into the sea, or a long narrow shoal from the shore into the sea, as a spit of sand.
  31. To put on a spit; to thrust through, as meat by a spit.
  32. To throw out, as saliva from the mouth; to eject from the mouth; to rain slightly.
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Antonyms for spit

deluge, pour, storm, rainfall, cloudburst, rainstorm, downfall, rain, downpour.

Quotes of spit

  1. I have learned to hate all traitors, and there is no disease that I spit on more than treachery. – Aeschylus
  2. In show business, you get chewed up and spit out. – John Aniston
  3. I'm proud of all the movies I've made. They're not sequels, they're not franchises. And the reason I pick my films carefully is that I don't want to spit on my life. I like to think of myself as more than that. – Kevin Costner
  4. The first kiss I had was the most disgusting thing in my life. The girl injected about a pound of saliva into my mouth, and when I walked away I had to spit it all out. – Leonardo DiCaprio
  5. Why do the people humiliate themselves by voting? I didn't vote because I have dignity. If I had closed my nose and voted for one of them, I would spit on my own face. – Oriana Fallaci
  6. Pride will spit in pride's face. – Thomas Fuller
  7. Now I meet people with full -color Wolverine tattoos on their backs. Thank God I did okay, because I think if I hadn't, they'd spit on me in the street. – Hugh Jackman
  8. To the last, I grapple with thee; From Hell's heart, I stab at thee; For hate's sake, I spit my last breath at thee. – Herman Melville
  9. Baseball is a game where a curve is an optical illusion, a screwball can be a pitch or a person, stealing is legal and you can spit anywhere you like except in the umpire's eye or on the ball. – James Patrick Murray
  10. It's changed throughout the years, but at one time I was a really big bubble gum ice cream fan. I'd spit the bubble gum pieces in a cup and then collect them. – Timothy Olyphant
  11. In a rich man's house there is no place to spit but his face. – Diogenes of Sinope
  12. I think maybe since there isn't a great deal of access to the mainstream media and people don't understand the language of mainstream media, if you put music out there with lyrics that are loosely political, people absorb some of it and spit it back out. – Thom Yorke
  13. Gosh, all a kid has to do these days is spit straight and he gets forty -thousand dollars to sign. – Cy Young

Usage examples for spit

  1. Spit in his face! – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  2. Spit on your hands, man, and grab her by the hair. – Blue-grass and Broadway by Maria Thompson Daviess
  3. Spit it out, man. – Man to Man by Jackson Gregory
  4. Spit and kiss the hand of the rob-, kiss his hand!" – The Daughter of the Commandant by Alexksandr Sergeevich Pushkin
  5. Spit it right out, kid; you won't hurt my feelings none. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  6. Spit it out, guv'nor! – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  7. Spit on the dogs! – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various
  8. Spit your pig, and lay it down to a clear fire, kept good at both ends: put into the belly a few sage leaves, a little pepper and salt, a little crust of bread, and a bit of butter, then sew up the belly; flour him all over very well, and do so till the eyes begin to start. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  9. Spit in your own eye, boss! – Ulysses by James Joyce
  10. Spit it out, man, said the boss sharply. – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  11. Spit on the grave of Emmet. – The Open Secret of Ireland by T. M. Kettle
  12. Spit it out lively. – Judith of Blue Lake Ranch by Jackson Gregory
  13. Spit out a lot you don't mean, if it's going to make you feel better! – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  14. Spit on your hands! – Frank Merriwell's Reward by Burt L. Standish

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