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synonyms for spitting

  • drool
  • hiss
  • spew
  • sputter
  • discharge
  • expectorate
  • hawk
  • sibilate
  • sizz
  • slobber
  • spatter
  • splutter
  • spritz
  • throw out
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antonyms for spitting

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  • swallow
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You may not be able to shave the meat off a spit of your own, but you can infuse plenty of proteins with shawarma seasonings and cook them in a way that brings out both their tenderness and their crispy edges, inspired by the real thing.
TURN A CHEAP CHICKEN DINNER INTO A TURKISH STREET-FOOD GETAWAYSAVEUR EDITORSSEPTEMBER 25, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Traditionally, as the spit turned, the fat would melt down the sides of the shawarma meat, moistening it and helping it caramelize.
TURN A CHEAP CHICKEN DINNER INTO A TURKISH STREET-FOOD GETAWAYSAVEUR EDITORSSEPTEMBER 25, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The virus comes connected with bits of spit and other things and it can’t get through the fibers.
THE IMPORTANCE OF FACE MASKS AND THE TRAGEDY OF DOWNPLAYING THEM - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENKEVIN BERGERSEPTEMBER 23, 2020NAUTILUS
If the virus spreads through the air, as scientists now think it may, people may be infected simply by inhaling the virus in tiny droplets of spit released as someone talks or breathes.
SIX FOOT SOCIAL-DISTANCING WILL NOT ALWAYS BE ENOUGH FOR COVID-19TINA HESMAN SAEYAPRIL 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
If a sick person wears one of these, the mask may catch most of their germy droplets of spit or nasal mucus.
HOW MUCH DO MASKS HELP AGAINST COVID-19?TINA HESMAN SAEYAPRIL 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
His Shop is the Randenvous of spitting, where men dialogue with their noses, and their conversation is smoke.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
It was not long before a fire was crackling cheerily and bacon was spitting in a frying pan over the blaze.
THE ADVENTURE GIRLS AT K BAR OCLAIR BLANK
"It wad be hard to ken," replied Matthew Maitland, taking his pipe out of his mouth and spitting savagely upon the ground.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
At night to supper and to bed: this night having first put up a spitting sheet, which I find very convenient.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
The rite concludes by the recipient spitting on a consecrated host and the whole assembly piercing it in turn with stilettos.
DEVIL-WORSHIP IN FRANCEARTHUR EDWARD WAITE
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