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phrasal verb [transitive] informal
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present tense
I/you/we/theyspit out
he/she/itspits out
present participlespitting out
past tensespat out or spit out
past participlespat out or spit out

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  1. 1
    same as spit1
    Babies are always spitting their food out.
  2. 2
    same as spit1 (sense 4)
    “Is that it – money?” She spat the word out.
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