verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
- a youngster, especially a meddlesome or impudent one.
- a short person.
- an insignificant, self-assertive person, especially one who is small or young.
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Origin of squirt
OTHER WORDS FROM squirtsquirt·er, nounsquirt·ing·ly, adverbun·squirt·ed, adjective
Words nearby squirt
Example sentences from the Web for squirted
The concoction was simply known as the “oil,” which was squirted under the tongue to help boost recovery after races.Speed Read: Eight Shocking Bits From the USADA’s Lance Armstrong Report|Laura Colarusso, Nina Strochlic|October 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He pointed a finger at me and, presumably, squirted some data my way.Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom|Cory Doctorow
If Niagara were squirted through its halls, the water would be dirtied, but the halls would not be cleansed.
He diluted some turpentine, took a quantity of it in his mouth and squirted it into the wound, and over the stump.Personal Recollections of the War of 1861|Charles Augustus Fuller
British Dictionary definitions for squirted
- a person regarded as insignificant or contemptible
- a short person