Tamil Dictionary definitions for Spit

Spit : துப்பு, உமிழ்

Spit : துப்பு

Spit definition


  1. A long, slender, pointed rod, usually of iron, for holding meat while roasting.
  2. A small point of land running into the sea, or a long, narrow shoal extending from the shore into the sea; as, a spit of sand.
  3. The depth to which a spade goes in digging; a spade; a spadeful.
  4. To thrust a spit through; to fix upon a spit; hence, to thrust through or impale; as, to spit a loin of veal.
  5. To spade; to dig.
  6. To eject from the mouth; to throw out, as saliva or other matter, from the mouth.
  7. To eject; to throw out; to belch.
  8. The secretion formed by the glands of the mouth; spitle; saliva; sputum.

Intransitive verb.

  1. To attend to a spit; to use a spit.
  2. To throw out saliva from the mouth.
  3. To rain or snow slightly, or with sprinkles.

Imperative. & Past Participle. of Spit