Examples of spittle in a Sentence
Spittle sprayed from his lips as he shouted at them.
unaware that spittle was leaking out of his mouth while he slept
Origin and Etymology 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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Definition of spittle for English Language Learners
: the liquid produced in your mouth : saliva or spit
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