spit out

Definitions of spit out
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v discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth

Synonyms:
cough out, cough up, expectorate, spit up
Types:
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cough
exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion
ptyalise, ptyalize, spew, spit, spue
expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth
splutter, sputter
spit up in an explosive manner
hack, whoop
cough spasmodically
clear the throat, hawk
clear mucus or food from one's throat
Type of:
discharge, eject, exhaust, expel, release
eliminate (a substance)

v spit up in an explosive manner

Synonyms:
splutter, sputter
Type of:
cough out, cough up, expectorate, spit up
discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth

v utter with anger or contempt

Synonyms:
spit
Type of:
emit, let loose, let out, utter
express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

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