Simple Definition of spittle
: the liquid produced in your mouth : saliva or spit
Examples of spittle
Spittle sprayed from his lips as he shouted at them.
<unaware that spittle was leaking out of his mouth while he slept>
Origin of spittle
Middle English spetil, from Old English spǣtl; akin to Old English spittan to spit
First Known Use: before 12th century
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