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  Words related to spill

Related / Similar Words: tumble, fall, spillage, release, spillway, wasteweir, talk, shed, disgorge, pour forth, slop, splatter, run out

 

Definition:
  • a sudden drop from an upright position; "he had a nasty spill on the ice";
  • the act of allowing a fluid to escape;
  • a channel that carries excess water over or around a dam or other obstruction;
  • liquid that is spilled; "clean up the spills";
  • reveal information; "If you don''t oblige me, I''ll talk!"; "The former employee spilled all the details";
  • cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over; "spill the beans all over the table";
  • pour out in drops or small quantities or as if in drops or small quantities; "shed tears"; "spill blood"; "God shed His grace on Thee";
  • cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container; "spill the milk"; "splatter water";
  • flow, run or fall out and become lost; "The milk spilled across the floor"; "The wine spilled onto the table";

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    Hyponyms: wipeout, seed, overflow, overrun, well over, run over, brim over

     

    Grouped Verbs: spill the beans, let the cat out of the bag, talk, tattle, blab, peach, babble, sing, babble out, blab out, slop, splatter, shed, disgorge, run out

     

    Derivational Morphology: fall, fall down, topple, tumble, tip, turn, release, slop, splatter, shed, pour forth, run out, talk, talking, spillage, spillway, wasteweir, shedder, spiller

     

     
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