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spit1

 
 
pronunciation:
spIt
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: spits, spitting, spat
definition 1: to force saliva or something else from the mouth.
He spat in the sink.
definition 2: to make a spitting sound.
The fire sizzled and spat.
definition 3: to force from the mouth (often followed by "out").
I spat out my gum.
definition 4: to force out as though by spitting.
The engine is spitting oil.
similar words:
spout
 
part of speech: noun
definition: saliva that has come from the mouth.