spit up

verb
Updated on: 14 Apr 2018

Definition of spit up

spit-up

play \ˈspit-ˌəp\ noun

Examples of spit up in a Sentence

  1. the baby finished nursing and promptly spit up

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First Known Use of spit up

1779

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spit up Synonyms

Related Words

disgorge, regurgitate;

eject, expel;

nauseate;

Phrases

lose one's lunch [slang], toss one's cookies;



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