spit out

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.spit out - spit up in an explosive manner
cough out, cough up, expectorate, spit up, spit out - discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth
2.spit out - utter with anger or contempt
let loose, let out, utter, emit - express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words); "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"
3.spit out - discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth
cough - exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion; "The smoker coughs all day"
ptyalise, ptyalize, spew, spit, spue - expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth; "The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer"
spit out, splutter, sputter - spit up in an explosive manner
eject, expel, release, exhaust, discharge - eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"
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w>spit out

vt sepausspucken, ausspeien (geh); wordsausstoßen; spit it out! (fig inf)spucks aus! (inf), → heraus mit der Sprache!
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Mr Kazerooni, I have seen so many local people littering roads, rolling windows down for a second to spit out of moving cars and so on.
"The increase in corporate buy-outs appears to have been driven by the current global M&A boom ( corporate predators often spit out the unwanted parts of acquisitions in the form of buy-outs."
Still, you don't have to spit out something so brash as, "You bore me." Be tactful but truthful: "I don't feel we connected in that way." Or semi-truthful: "I thought I was ready to start dating, but I'm not after all." Then, give him a peck on the cheek (or not) and no apologies.