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spit1 British & World English

Eject saliva forcibly from one’s mouth, sometimes as a gesture of contempt or anger

spit2 British & World English

A long, thin metal rod pushed through meat in order to hold and turn it while it is roasted over an open fire

spit3 British & World English

A layer of earth whose depth is equal to the length of the blade of a spade

spit in spit1 British & World English

Eject saliva forcibly from one’s mouth, sometimes as a gesture of contempt or anger

spit curl British & World English

North American term for kiss-curl.

spit dog British & World English

A firedog with a hook on its upright for supporting a spit

cuckoo spit British & World English

Whitish froth found in compact masses on leaves and plant stems, exuded by the larvae of froghoppers

spit-roast British & World English

Cook (a piece of meat) on a spit

spit it out in spit1 British & World English

Used to urge someone to say or confess something quickly

spit it out British & World English

Used to urge someone to say or confess something quickly

spit up in spit1 British & World English

(Especially of a baby) vomit or regurgitate food

spit the dummy in spit1 British & World English

Behave in a bad-tempered or petulant way

spit the dummy British & World English

Behave in a bad-tempered or petulant way

spit-and-sawdust in spit1 British & World English

Used to describe an old-fashioned or simple pub or bar, of a type whose floor was originally covered with sawdust

spit in the wind in spit1 British & World English

Do something futile or pointless

be the spit of British & World English

Look exactly like

spit-and-sawdust British & World English

Used to describe an old-fashioned or simple pub or bar, of a type whose floor was originally covered with sawdust

spit in the wind British & World English

Do something futile or pointless

spit and polish British & World English

Thorough or exaggerated cleaning and polishing, especially by a soldier

spit in the eye of in spit1 British & World English

Show contempt or scorn for

spit in the eye of British & World English

Show contempt or scorn for

spitfire British & World English

A person with a fierce temper

spit1 English Thesaurus

Cranston coughed and spat

spit2 English Thesaurus

chicken cooked on a spit

spit English-Spanish

saliva f

spit roast English-Spanish

asado, asado

spit-roast English-Spanish

asar con espetón, asar a lo spiedo

spit out English-Spanish

escupir

roasting spit in roasting English-Spanish

asador m, espetón m, spiedo mCS

spit it out! in spit English-Spanish

¡desembucha!, ¡suéltalo (ya)!

spit it out! in spit out English-Spanish

¡desembucha!, ¡suéltalo (ya)!

to be the (dead) spit of sb in spit English-Spanish

ser* el vivo retrato de algn, ser* clavado a algn

a spit of land jutting out into the sea in jut English-Spanish

una lengua de tierra que se adentra en el mar

a spit of land jutting out into the sea in jut out English-Spanish

una lengua de tierra que se adentra en el mar

to be the spitting image o spit and image of sb in image English-Spanish

ser* la viva imagen, ser* idéntico a algn

all that table needs is a bit of spit and polish in spit English-Spanish

lo que le hace falta a esa mesa es una buena limpieza