Spawled
Spawl Spawl, v. i. & t. [imp. & p. p. {Spawled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spawling}.] [Cf. AS. sp[=a]tlian.] To scatter spittle from the mouth; to spit, as saliva. [1913 Webster]

Why must he sputter, spawl, and slaver it In vain, against the people's favorite. --Swift. [1913 Webster]


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  • Spawl — Spawl, v. i. & t. [imp. & p. p. {Spawled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spawling}.] [Cf. AS. sp[=a]tlian.] To scatter spittle from the mouth; to spit, as saliva. [1913 Webster] Why must he sputter, spawl, and slaver it In vain, against the people s favorite …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spawling — Spawl ing, n. That which is spawled, or spit out. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spawling — Spawl Spawl, v. i. & t. [imp. & p. p. {Spawled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spawling}.] [Cf. AS. sp[=a]tlian.] To scatter spittle from the mouth; to spit, as saliva. [1913 Webster] Why must he sputter, spawl, and slaver it In vain, against the people s… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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