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spills

verb
present tense third-person singular of spill

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spills

noun
plural of spill

Synonyms of spills (Entry 2 of 2)

the act of going down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily
  • she tripped over the toy and had a nasty spill on the stairs

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“Spills.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spills. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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