Definition of "spittle" [spit•tle]

  • Spit; saliva. (noun)
  • The frothy liquid secreted by spittlebugs. (noun)

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Use "spittle" in a sentence
  • "He bent over, wiping up some of the still wet spittle from the toe of his boot."
  • "Complete with dilating eye and the spittle from the nostrils this was the moment in film history when anything a filmmaker could dream up was officially a possibility."
  • "We are given Gold ones as really really IP's which means we'll be within spittle distance from the speakers."