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spit

noun

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  1. an area of land that juts out into a body of water at the northeast end of the island is a long spit whose terminal is crowned by a towering lighthouse Synonyms arm, foreland, headland, ness, peninsula, point, promontory, spitRelated Words breakwater, jetty


spit

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of spit

  1. 1 something or someone that strongly resembles another the spit and image of his father Synonyms alter ego, carbon, carbon copy, clone, counterpart, doppelgänger (or doppelganger), double, duplicate, duplication, facsimile, fetch, likeness, look-alike, match, mirror image, picture, replica, ringer, spit, spitting image, twinRelated Words Chinese copy; effigy, portrait, portrayal; companion, fellow, mate; equal, equivalent; analogue (or analog), parallelNear Antonyms antithesis, converse, opposite, reverse

  2. 2 the fluid that is secreted into the mouth by certain glands so dry that he felt as if he had no spit left in his mouth Synonyms drool, slaver, slobber, spit, spittleRelated Words foam, froth; expectoration, salivation, sputum


spit

verb

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  1. to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object according to the propaganda put out by the war ministry, enemy soldiers were spitting innocent babies on bayonets Synonyms gore, harpoon, jab, lance, peck, pick, pierce, pink, puncture, run through, skewer, spear, spike, impale, stab, stick, transfix, transpierceRelated Words spindle; perforate, riddle; bayonet, dirk, gimlet, pike, poniard, prong, quill; pinprick, poke, prick, punch, thrust; cut, knife, slice


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