verb (used without object), spit or spat, spit·ting.
verb (used with object), spit or spat, spit·ting.
Words nearby spit
Idioms for spit
Origin of spit1
SYNONYMS FOR spit
OTHER WORDS FROM spitspit·like, adjective
Definition for spitted (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), spit·ted, spit·ting.
Origin of spit2
Examples from the Web for spitted
Well, then, what the devil do you mean by letting yourself be spitted like this by that fellow of the Seventh Hussars?The Point Of Honor|Joseph Conrad
Is he again to be spitted upon the skewer of reminiscences of the Vallombrosan wood?Alas!|Rhoda Broughton
My children plucked them; I then spitted them on a slender branch and roasted them before the fire.The Swiss Family Robinson; or Adventures in a Desert Island|Johann David Wyss
His infant son was spitted on a spear in its nurses arms; the hated mercenaries were slain.Venice and its Story|Thomas Okey
Accordingly we find that this very meat was spitted afterward.The Iliad of Homer|Homer