[ sprits, shprits ]
/ sprɪts, ʃprɪts /
verb (used with object)
to spray briefly and quickly; squirt: He spritzed a little soda in his drink.
a quick, brief spray of liquid; squirt.
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Origin of spritz
1915–20, Americanism;<German spritzen to squirt, spray
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