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Gob vs. Spit

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Gobnoun

(countable) A lump of soft or sticky material.

Spitnoun

A thin metal or wooden rod on which meat is skewered for cooking, often over a fire.

Gobnoun

The mouth.

‘He′s always stuffing his gob with fast food.’; ‘Oi, you, shut your gob!’; ‘She's got such a gob on her – she's always gossiping about someone or other.’;

Spitnoun

A generally low, narrow, pointed, usually sandy peninsula.

Gobnoun

Saliva or phlegm.

‘He spat a big ball of gob on to the pavement.’;

Spitnoun

(uncountable) Saliva, especially when expectorated.

‘There was spit all over the washbasin.’;

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Gobnoun

A sailor.

Spitnoun

(countable) An instance of spitting; specifically, a light fall of rain or snow.

Gobnoun

Waste material in old mine workings, goaf.

Spitnoun

The depth to which the blade of a spade goes into the soil when it is used for digging; a layer of soil of the depth of a spade's blade.

Gobnoun

A whoopee pie.

Spitnoun

The amount of soil that a spade holds; a spadeful.

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Gobverb

To gather into a lump.

Spitverb

(transitive) To impale on a spit; to pierce with a sharp object.

‘to spit a loin of veal’;

Gobverb

To spit, especially to spit phlegm.

Spitverb

(transitive) To use a spit to cook; to attend to food that is cooking on a spit.

‘She’s spitting the roast in the kitchen.’;

Gobverb

To pack away waste material in order to support the walls of the mine.

Spitverb

(ambitransitive) To evacuate (saliva or another substance) from the mouth, etc.

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Gobnoun

Same as Goaf.

Spitverb

(ambitransitive) To emit or expel in a manner similar to evacuating saliva from the mouth; specifically, to rain or snow slightly.

‘a hot pan spitting droplets of fat’;

Gobnoun

A little mass or collection; a small quantity; a mouthful.

Spitverb

(ambitransitive) To utter (something) violently.

Gobnoun

The mouth.

Spitverb

To rap, to utter.

Gobnoun

Same as sailor.

Spitverb

To dig (something) using a spade; also, to turn (the soil) using a plough.

Gobnoun

a man who serves as a sailor

Spitverb

To plant (something) using a spade.

Gobnoun

a lump of slimey stuff;

‘a gob of phlegm’;

Spitverb

To dig, to spade.

Gobnoun

informal terms for the mouth

Spitnoun

A long, slender, pointed rod, usually of iron, for holding meat while roasting.

Spitnoun

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.

Spitnoun

The depth to which a spade goes in digging; a spade; a spadeful.

Spitnoun

The secretion formed by the glands of the mouth; spitle; saliva; sputum.

Spitverb

To thrust a spit through; to fix upon a spit; hence, to thrust through or impale; as, to spit a loin of veal.

Spitverb

To spade; to dig.

Spitverb

To attend to a spit; to use a spit.

‘She's spitting in the kitchen.’;

Spitverb

To eject from the mouth; to throw out, as saliva or other matter, from the mouth.

Spitverb

To eject; to throw out; to belch.

Spitverb

To throw out saliva from the mouth.

Spitverb

To rain or snow slightly, or with sprinkles.

‘It had been spitting with rain.’;

Spitnoun

a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea

Spitnoun

a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches

Spitnoun

a skewer for holding meat over a fire

Spitnoun

the act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva)

Spitverb

expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth;

‘The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer’;

Spitverb

utter with anger or contempt

Spitverb

rain gently;

‘It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick’;

Spitverb

drive a skewer through;

‘skewer the meat for the BBQ’;

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