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  • verbslop, drop
  • verbreveal

synonyms for spilling

  • discharge
  • dribble
  • empty
  • flow
  • overflow
  • pour
  • run out
  • scatter
  • spill over
  • splash
  • spray
  • sprinkle
  • squirt
  • stream
  • disgorge
  • drip
  • lose
  • overfill
  • overrun
  • overturn
  • run
  • shed
  • splatter
  • spurt
  • upset
  • run over
  • throw off
  • well over
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antonyms for spilling

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  • collect
  • gather
  • clean up
  • conceal
  • hide
  • pick up
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How to use spilling in a sentence

She'd ground out lipstick-smudged cigarettes until the ash tray was spilling over.
THE MAN FROM TIMEFRANK BELKNAP LONG
"You men will have coffee enough before long, but there'll be a lot of blood spilling first," said Jerry.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
I am lucky if I manage the trick without spilling the feed, and the racket is deafening.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
Chance generally stepped in to kill the ghost in the bottle, throwing it to the ground and spilling the contents.
THE RELIEF OF MAFEKINGFILSON YOUNG
"But not without spilling a little foolish noble blood, or some such red-coloured gear," said Chiffinch, starting up.
PEVERIL OF THE PEAKSIR WALTER SCOTT
Beside them, two gigantic bird-forms were spilling their lives in convulsive agony.
THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
She could hardly lift herself a drink out of a full dipper without spilling two-thirds of the contents on the ground.
TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
He gave the pail a powerful kick sending it several feet from him, its contents spilling over the ground.
THE PONY RIDER BOYS IN TEXASFRANK GEE PATCHIN
The augurs taught the people how to draw conclusions from sneezing, spilling salt, and other accidents, called dira.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
With a final gesticulation of vindictive, feminine joy, she succeeded in spilling the whole bottle of ink on the white bed-spread.
TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
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WORDS RELATED TO SPILLING

  • blurting out
  • diming
  • disclosure
  • giving away
  • ratting
  • revelation
  • spilling
  • telling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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