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spitting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in misty, drizzling

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spitting

verb
present participle of spit

Synonyms of spitting (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Spitting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spitting. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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