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spit 1

British English: /spɪt/
American English: /spɪt/

intransitive verb -tt-, spat or spit

  • 1 he spat in his enemy's face
    er spuckte seinem Feind ins Gesicht
    it makes you [want to] spit
    es kann einen auf die Palme bringen [colloquial]
  • 2
    (make angry noise) fauchen
    spit at somebody
    jemanden anfauchen
  • 3 (rain lightly)spit [down]
    tröpfeln [colloquial]

transitive verb -tt-, spat or spit

  • 1 spit something at somebody
    mit etwas nach jemandem spucken
  • 2 [figurative] (utter angrily)spit defiance at somebody
    jemanden trotzig anfauchen

noun

  • 2
    (spittle) Spucke, die
    spit and polish (cleaning work)
    Putzen und Reinigen
    Wienern, das
    all that spit and polish in the army
    das ewige Putzen und Wienern in der Armee

Phrasal verbs

spit out

transitive verb spit something out
etwas ausspucken
spit out curses at somebody
jemandem die Flüche nur so ins Gesicht spucken
she spat out the words
sie spuckte die Worte nur so aus
spit it out! [figurative]
[colloquial]
spuck es aus! [colloquial]

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spit 2

noun

  • 1
    (point of land) Halbinsel, die

transitive verb -tt-

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spit 3

noun

  • (spade-depth) Spatentiefe, die

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