spit

資訊
發音
spit
定義
名詞 
A rod on which meat is grilled (UK English) or broiled (US English).
詞源
名詞 
A narrow, pointed, usually sandy peninsula.
詞源
名詞 
The depth to which a spade goes in digging; a spade; a spadeful.
詞源
動詞 
To impale on a spit.
To spit a loin of veal.
詞源
動詞 
To attend to a spit; to use a spit.
She's spitting in the kitchen.
詞源
動詞 
To spade; to dig.
詞源
動詞 不及物動詞及物動詞
To evacuate (saliva or another substance) from the mouth.
And he took the blind man by the hand, and led him out of the town.
And when he had spit on his eyes, and put his hands upon him, he asked him if he saw ought. And he looked up, and said, I see men as trees, walking.
The teacher told her to spit out her bubble gum.
詞源
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意思註釋
intransitive, transitive
動詞 
To rain or snow slightly, or with sprinkles.
詞源
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動詞 及物動詞
To utter violently.
詞源
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意思註釋
transitive
動詞 
(transitive, slang, hip-hop) To rap, utter.
用法
The past tense and past participle spit are the more common forms used by speakers in America, but they are also used often enough by speakers of British and Commonwealth English to be listed as alternative forms by Collins and the Oxford Online Dictionaries. It is an older form. A non-standard past participle form is spitten.
詞源
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名詞 不可數名詞
Saliva, especially when expectorated.
There was spit all over the washbasin.
詞源
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意思註釋
uncountable
名詞 可數名詞
An instance of spitting.
詞源
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意思註釋
countable
名詞 動詞 形容詞 副詞 其它
詞源
From Middle English spytte, spette, spite, spyte, spete, from Old English spitu, from Proto-Germanic *spitō, from Proto-Indo-European *spid-, *spey- ‎(“pointed; sharp stick”). Cognate with Dutch spit, German Low German Spitt, Danish spid, Swedish spett.
From Middle English spete, from Old English spittan, from Proto-Germanic (compare Danish spytte, Swedish spotta), from Proto-Indo-European *sp(y)ēw, *spyū, of imitiative origin (see spew)
參考書目
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