verb (used with object), spit-shined, spit-shin·ing.
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She attends hip-hop and belly dance classes (known as Arabic dance in Iran) just to shine more at parties.Iran’s Becoming a Footloose Nation as Dance Lessons Spread|IranWire|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Qatar is just a little spit of land that looks like a polyp on edge of Saudi Arabia.
So he and his partner, Zack Simpson, did what they do so well: started spit-balling some game theory around politics.
But they are striving “to shine bright like a diamond” and be happy, and we love them for it.
I breathed sloppily through my mouth, hung my head between my legs, and spit every so often.
Just corporeal enough to attest humanity, yet sufficiently transparent to let the celestial origin shine through.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
The look of distress had vanished, and his sincere eyes seemed to shine again with courage and with strength.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Many gallants 'took' their tobacco in the lords room over the stage, and went out to (Saint) Paul's to spit there privately.
When used by gentlemen it was common to carry a silver basin to spit in.
But you, so formed to shine—to eclipse all others—do you never dance, seorita?