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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An illegal pitch in which a foreign substance is applied to the ball by the pitcher before he throws it; A person who ejects saliva or phlegm from the mouth.

Usage examples (26)
  • A spitter is a freak in a regular tempest -- a midsummer madness of weather upheaval.
  • I guarantee the wingnuts claim that Cleaver refused to press charges so it would not be known that the spitter was a Union or Acorn plant.
  • The very first article posted last week about the "spitter" said that the TEA Party protesters gathered on a "grassy knoll".
  • I forgot to tell you, hes a spitter, Nash cautioned. for more
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