Associations to the word «Spit»
SPIT, noun. A rod on which meat is grilled (UK English) or broiled (US English).
SPIT, noun. A narrow, pointed, usually sandy peninsula.
SPIT, noun. The depth to which a spade goes in digging; a spade; a spadeful.
SPIT, verb. To impale on a spit.
SPIT, verb. To attend to a spit; to use a spit.
SPIT, verb. To spade; to dig.
SPIT, verb. (intransitive) (transitive) To evacuate (saliva or another substance) from the mouth.
SPIT, verb. To rain or snow slightly, or with sprinkles.
SPIT, verb. (transitive) To utter violently.
SPIT, verb. (transitive) (slang) (hip-hop) To utter.
SPIT, noun. (uncountable) Saliva, especially when expectorated.
SPIT, noun. (countable) An instance of spitting.
SPIT AND BALING WIRE, noun. (US) Rough and ready materials.
SPIT CURL, noun. (colloquial) (dated) A little lock of hair, plastered in a spiral form on the temple or forehead with spittle or other adhesive substance.
SPIT CURLS, noun. Plural of spit curl
SPIT FEATHERS, verb. (idiomatic) To feel very thirsty.
SPIT FEATHERS, verb. (idiomatic) To feel very angry; to sputter angrily.
SPIT IN SOMEONE'S FACE, verb. (figuratively) To disrespect or treat with low esteem; to betray.
SPIT IT OUT, verb. (idiomatic) To overcome reluctance to say something particular or to speak in general.
SPIT NAILS, verb. (idiomatic) To speak or sputter in a very angry manner.
SPIT OF LAND, noun. A peninsula.
SPIT OF LAND, noun. An island.
SPIT ROAST, noun. The way of roasting an animal, such as a pig, over a fire. To do so the cook sticks a wooden/metal rod through the animal and sets it on two sticks on the other sides so the animal is over the fire.
SPIT ROAST, noun. (vulgar) (slang) A sexual practice whereby two men service a single sexual partner at the same time, from different ends.
SPIT TAKE, noun. (acting) A take (recorded performance), generally expressing surprise or disbelief, in which the actor in the act of drinking spits out the drink.
SPIT TAKES, noun. Plural of spit take
SPIT THE DUMMY, verb. (idiomatic) To overreact (as an adult) to a situation childishly, in an angry or frustrated manner.
SPIT UP, verb. (transitive and intransitive) (especially of children) To regurgitate or vomit.
SPIT WAD, noun. A spitball (2)
SPIT WAD, noun. A wad (1) of spittle which has been spat by someone
SPIT WADS, noun. Plural of spit wad
SPIT, noun. A narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea.
SPIT, noun. A clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches.
SPIT, noun. A skewer for holding meat over a fire.
SPIT, noun. The act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva).
SPIT, verb. Expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth; "The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer".
SPIT, verb. Utter with anger or contempt.
SPIT, verb. Rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick".
SPIT, verb. Drive a skewer through; "skewer the meat for the BBQ".
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.