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Etymology 1

Old English spitu

Noun

Singular
spit

Plural
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  1. A rod on which meat is grilled (UK English) or broiled (US English).
  2. A narrow, pointed, usually sandy peninsula.
Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to spit

Third person singular
spit

Simple past
ed

Past participle
-

Present participle
t

to spit (third-person singular simple present spit, present participle t, simple past and past participle ed)
  1. To impale on a spit.

Etymology 2

Old English spittan

Verb

Infinitive
to spit

Third person singular
spits

Simple past
spat

Past participle
-

Present participle
spitting

to spit (third-person singular simple present spits, present participle spitting, simple past and past participle spat)
  1. To evacuate saliva from the mouth.
Synonyms
Translations

Noun

Singular
spit

Plural
s

spit (s)
  1. (uncountable) Saliva.
  2. (countable) An instance of spitting.
Synonyms
Derived terms
Translations

Aleut

Pronoun

spit

  1. you.
  2. yours.

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