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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of forcefully expelling saliva; A skewer for holding meat over a fire; A clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; A narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea.

Usage examples (34)
  • Who had ridden on the shoulders of the crowd in the first year of Alfonsín's government, was by the end of his term spit upon by his own
  • A room full of angry people, one of them covered in spit
  • Barra de Navidad: the sand spit is slipping: Mexico Living
  • I tried bogle merlot the other day and it was so oaky I spit is out. for more
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