Spat: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Antonyms Hypernym Entailments
spit 11 Expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer Verb No Data expectorate No Data
applaud 5 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb boo gesticulate Approve
clap 1 Clap one’s hands together The children were clapping to the music Verb No Data gesticulate No Data
bickering 1 A quarrel about petty points No Data Noun No Data quarrel No Data
clap 1 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb No Data gesticulate Approve
spit 1 Utter with anger or contempt No Data Verb No Data utter No Data
spit out 1 Utter with anger or contempt No Data Verb No Data utter No Data
squabble 1 A quarrel about petty points No Data Noun No Data quarrel No Data
spit 0 Rain gently It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick Verb No Data rain No Data
sprinkle 0 Rain gently It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick Verb No Data rain No Data
spatter 0 Rain gently It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick Verb No Data rain No Data
patter 0 Rain gently It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick Verb No Data rain No Data
spue 0 Expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer Verb No Data expectorate No Data
spew 0 Expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer Verb No Data expectorate No Data
pitter-patter 0 Rain gently It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick Verb No Data rain No Data
ptyalise 0 Expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer Verb No Data expectorate No Data
ptyalize 0 Expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer Verb No Data expectorate No Data
skewer 0 Drive a skewer through skewer the meat for the BBQ Verb No Data pin No Data
bicker 0 A quarrel about petty points No Data Noun No Data quarrel No Data
spat 0 Engage in a brief and petty quarrel No Data Verb No Data quarrel No Data
spat 0 Clap one’s hands together The children were clapping to the music Verb No Data gesticulate No Data
spat 0 Spawn oysters spat Verb No Data spawn No Data
acclaim 0 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb No Data gesticulate Approve
spat 0 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb No Data gesticulate Approve
spat 0 Strike with a sound like that of falling rain Bullets were spatting the leaves Verb No Data hit No Data
spat 0 Become permanently attached mollusks or oysters spat Verb No Data attach No Data
spat 0 Come down like raindrops Bullets were spatting down on us Verb No Data precipitate No Data
spat 0 A young oyster or other bivalve No Data Noun No Data young No Data
gaiter 0 A cloth covering (a legging) that covers the instep and ankles No Data Noun No Data legging No Data
spat 0 A cloth covering (a legging) that covers the instep and ankles No Data Noun No Data legging No Data
fuss 0 A quarrel about petty points No Data Noun No Data quarrel No Data
pettifoggery 0 A quarrel about petty points No Data Noun No Data quarrel No Data
tiff 0 A quarrel about petty points No Data Noun No Data quarrel No Data
spat 0 A quarrel about petty points No Data Noun No Data quarrel No Data
spit 0 Drive a skewer through skewer the meat for the BBQ Verb No Data pin No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Spat" have?

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The word "Spat" has 35 meanings. The most frequent meaning is spit.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Spat"?

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The word "Spat" has 113 hyponyms which are: cough, spit, splutter, applaud, beckon, bless, bow, clap, cross oneself, exsert, nod, shake, shrug, wink, affray, bicker, bust-up, bark, bellow, bite out, bleat, break into, cackle, call, caw, chirr, chorus, churr, cluck, coo, croak, crow, cry, deliver, gargle, gibber, give, gobble, groan, grumble, grunt, gurgle, haw, heave, hee-haw, hem, hiss, honk, hoot, howl, lift, meow, mew, miao, moo, nasale, neigh, pant, peep, quack, repeat, shoot, shout, sibilate, sigh, sing, smack, snort, sputter, squeal, troat, trumpet, tsk, volley, wolf-whistle, drizzle, pour, shower, sprinkle, skewer, brawl, fall out, polemize, spat, bottom, bottom out, broadside, bump, collide, connect, glance, ping, rear-end, run into, spang, stub, thud, adhere, agglutinate, fasten, implant, hail, rain, sleet, snow, hatchling, orphan, young bird, young fish, young mammal, chap, gaiter, puttee.

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Is the word "Spat" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Spat" has a maximum frequency of 11.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Spat"?

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The word "Spat" has no synonyms.

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