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spit

  
[1]  
      vb   , spits, spitting, spat, spit  
1    intr   to expel saliva from the mouth; expectorate  
2    intr  
Informal   to show disdain or hatred by spitting  
3    (of a fire, hot fat, etc.) to eject (fragments of coal, sparks, etc.) violently and with an explosive sound; splutter  
4    intr   to rain very lightly  
5    tr; often foll by: out   to eject or discharge (something) from the mouth  
he spat the food out, to spit blood     
6    tr; often foll by: out   to utter (short sharp words or syllables), esp. in a violent manner  
7    spit chips     (Also (N.Z.))    spit tacks     (Austral)  
slang   to be very angry  
8    spit it out!     (Brit)  
informal   a command given to someone that he should speak forthwith  
      n  
9       another name for       spittle  
10    a light or brief fall of rain, snow, etc.  
11    the act or an instance of spitting  
12    Informal     (chiefly Brit)      another word for       spitting image  
     (Old English spittan; related to spætan to spit, German dialect spitzen)  
  spitter      n  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
absolutely not; not in this lifetime
Slang expression used mostly in 19th century
n.
in American English, 'dirt' is what British people call 'soil' ('put some dirt in a plant pot'). In British English, dirt has the connotation of being dirty ('you've got some dirt on your shoe')
n.
activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on your head and challenge other three friends to do so in order to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research.
also called "ice water challenge", viral campaign on social media during July–August 2014
n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
exp.
sauve ton coeur
No idea what this means MJB
id.
use your common sense or resourcefulness
exp.
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
exp.
I can't understand it, I can't believe it, I can't accept it
n.
to support your family
exp.
expression used for catching the attention of an audience
exp.
calm down!
exp.
expression used when referring to something that is unlikely to happen soon (not in the time interval that one can resist holding his breath)
E.g.: "Will the economy recover any soon?" - "Don't hold your breath."
exp.
your best clothes that you wear on special occasions
exp.
expression used to encourage someone to share with you what's on his mind
exp.
= get your knickers in a twist/knot
US English, colloquial
o.
could refer to a very weak cup of tea/pint of beer
exp.
to become very upset about something, usually something that is not important
Other expression: to get your knickers in a knot
n.
attractive woman that you marry to show your success
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
exp.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).

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