Spitted
Spit Spit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spitting}.] [From {Spit}, n.; cf. {Speet}.] 1. To thrust a spit through; to fix upon a spit; hence, to thrust through or impale; as, to spit a loin of veal. ``Infants spitted upon pikes.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To spade; to dig. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Spitted — Spit ted, a. [From {Spit}.] 1. Put upon a spit; pierced as if by a spit. [1913 Webster] 2. Shot out long; said of antlers. Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spitted — Spit ted, p. p. of {Spit}, v. i., to eject, to spit. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spitted — noun past tense of spit …   Wiktionary

  • spitted — adj. placed on a spit, roasted on a thin rod spɪt n. saliva; act of ejecting saliva; pointed rod on which meat is roasted; perfect likeness; light rainfall or snowfall; narrow section of land extending into the sea; shovelful v. eject saliva… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spitted — past of spit II or dialect past part of spit III …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-spitted — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-spitted — adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spat — Spit Spit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spit} ({Spat}, archaic); p. pr. & vb. n. {Spitting}.] [AS. spittan; akin to G. sp[ u]tzen, Dan. spytte, Sw. spotta,Icel. sp?ta, and prob. E. spew. The past tense spat is due to AS. sp?tte, from sp?tan to spit. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spit — Spit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spit} ({Spat}, archaic); p. pr. & vb. n. {Spitting}.] [AS. spittan; akin to G. sp[ u]tzen, Dan. spytte, Sw. spotta,Icel. sp?ta, and prob. E. spew. The past tense spat is due to AS. sp?tte, from sp?tan to spit. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spit — Spit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spit} ({Spat}, archaic); p. pr. & vb. n. {Spitting}.] [AS. spittan; akin to G. sp[ u]tzen, Dan. spytte, Sw. spotta,Icel. sp?ta, and prob. E. spew. The past tense spat is due to AS. sp?tte, from sp?tan to spit. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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