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See definition of spittle on Dictionary.com
  • as indrool
  • as insaliva
  • as inspit

synonyms for spittle

  • drivel
  • expectoration
  • salivation
  • slaver
  • slobber
  • spit
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How to use spittle in a sentence

The “foam” around Floyd’s mouth was probably spittle, they said, and “hooping” was a reference to playing basketball, which Floyd often did.
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This is especially important while you’re tucking into your feast, as masks will be off and spittle may fly.
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He halted a step or two into the open, his round head swinging from side to side, spittle drooling from his gaping mouth.
STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
The Indian rolled over and pushed himself up on his hands and knees, a long string of blood and spittle dangling from his mouth.
SHAMANROBERT SHEA
A battle in which spittle or ink replaces the injurious cannon-ball and the inconsiderate bayonet.
THE DEVIL'S DICTIONARYAMBROSE BIERCE
While singing he moistens his fingers with spittle, which he rubs upon the breast of the woman.
THE SACRED FORMULAS OF THE CHEROKEESJAMES MOONEY
As before stated, the spittle is believed to exert an important influence upon the whole physical and mental being.
THE SACRED FORMULAS OF THE CHEROKEESJAMES MOONEY
O Red Agyaguga, you have come and put your red spittle upon my body—Ynwh, ynwh, ynwh.
THE SACRED FORMULAS OF THE CHEROKEESJAMES MOONEY
On coming up to the spot the shaman collects upon the end of a stick a little of the dust thus moistened with the victims spittle.
THE SACRED FORMULAS OF THE CHEROKEESJAMES MOONEY
In the love charms also the lover always figuratively takes the spittle of the girl in order to fix her affections upon himself.
THE SACRED FORMULAS OF THE CHEROKEESJAMES MOONEY
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WORDS RELATED TO SPITTLE

  • drivel
  • expectoration
  • salivation
  • slaver
  • slobber
  • spit
  • spittle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.