Spatted
Spat Spat, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spatted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spatting}.] To slap, as with the open hand; to clap together; as the hands. [Local, U.S.] [1913 Webster]

Little Isabel leaped up and down, spatting her hands. --Judd. [1913 Webster]


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  • spatted — ˈspad.ə̇d, atə̇d adjective Etymology: spat (IV) + ed : furnished with or wearing spats he was in Paris … still spatted, still wearing his cutaway Djuna Barnes …   Useful english dictionary

  • spatted — spæt n. minor quarrel; light slap; gaiter that covers the instep and ankle and is fastened to a shoe by a strap under the heel; young oyster or other shellfish v. quarrel; slap lightly; deposit eggs, produce spawn (of shellfish) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spatted — spat·ted …   English syllables

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  • spat — 1. past and past part. of SPIT. 2. n. 1 (usu. in pl.) hist. a short cloth gaiter protecting the shoe from mud etc. 2 a cover for an aircraft wheel. Etymology: abbr. of SPATTERDASH 3. n. & v. US colloq. n. 1 a petty quarrel. 2 a slight amount.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spat — Spat, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spatted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spatting}.] To slap, as with the open hand; to clap together; as the hands. [Local, U.S.] [1913 Webster] Little Isabel leaped up and down, spatting her hands. Judd. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spatting — Spat Spat, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spatted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spatting}.] To slap, as with the open hand; to clap together; as the hands. [Local, U.S.] [1913 Webster] Little Isabel leaped up and down, spatting her hands. Judd. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spat — I. past and past participle of spit II. noun (plural spat or spats) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1667 a young bivalve (as an oyster) III. noun Etymology: short for spatterdash legging …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Supermarine Spitfire — Infobox Aircraft name =Spitfire type =Fighter manufacturer =Supermarine caption =The distinctive silhouette of a typical Spitfire shows elliptical wings. (P7350, a Mk IIa, was first delivered to 266 Squadron on 6 September 1940.) designer =R. J.… …   Wikipedia

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