spit up
verb Date: 1779 regurgitate, vomitspit-up noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • spit up — {v.} To vomit a little. * /The baby always spits up when he is burped./ * /Put a bib on the baby. I don t want him to spit up on his clean clothes./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • spit up — {v.} To vomit a little. * /The baby always spits up when he is burped./ * /Put a bib on the baby. I don t want him to spit up on his clean clothes./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • spit up — verb 1. give reluctantly He coughed up some money for his children s tuition • Syn: ↑cough up, ↑pony up • Hypernyms: ↑give • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • spit up — phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms spit up : present tense I/you/we/they spit up he/she/it spits up present participle spitting up past tense spat up past participle spat up American informal if a baby or animal spits up, or if it… …   English dictionary

  • spit-up — noun Digestive fluids and other stomach contents which are regurgitated or vomited, especially by a child. Dana Lowey Luttway anointed her son Daniel Henri the king of spit up but was inspired by his daily rejections to create her first invention …   Wiktionary

  • spit up — verb To regurgitate or vomit. The baby spat up her breakfast. See Also: spit up …   Wiktionary

  • spit\ up — v To vomit a little. The baby always spits up when he is burped. Put a bib on the baby. I don t want him to spit up on his clean clothes …   Словарь американских идиом

  • spit-up — noun see spit up …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • spit up — phr verb Spit up is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑baby …   Collocations dictionary

  • spit-up — noun [noncount] US informal : a small amount of vomit from a baby She wiped the spit up off the baby s chin …   Useful english dictionary

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