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spit

 
Noun spit has 4 senses
  1. spit, tongue - a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea
    --1 is a kind of cape, ness
    --1 has substances: sand
  2. saliva, spit, spittle - 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
    --2 is a kind of secretion
    --2 is a part of salivary gland
    --2 has substances: ptyalin
    --2 has particulars: drool, dribble, drivel, slobber; tobacco juice
    Derived form: verb spit1
  3. spit - a skewer for holding meat over a fire
    --3 is a kind of
    skewer
    --3 is a part of rack, stand
    --3 has particulars: turnspit
    Derived form: verb spit4
  4. spit, spitting, expectoration - the act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva)
    --4 is a kind of expulsion, projection, ejection, forcing out
    Derived form: verb spit1
Verb spit has 4 senses
  1. spit, ptyalize, ptyalise, spew, spue - expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth; "The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer"
    --1 is one way to expectorate, cough up, cough out, spit up, spit out
    Derived forms: noun spit4, noun spit2, noun spitter1, noun spitting1
    Sample sentence:
    The women spit water into the bowl
  2. spit, spit out - utter with anger or contempt
    --2 is one way to utter, emit, let out, let loose
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. sprinkle, spit, spatter, patter, pitter-patter - rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"
    --3 is one way to rain, rain down
    Sample sentence:
    It is ----ing
  4. skewer, spit - drive a skewer through; "skewer the meat for the BBQ"
    --4 is one way to pin
    Derived form: noun spit3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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