Definitions for SPATspæt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bicker, bickering, spat, tiff, squabble, pettifoggery, fuss(noun)

    a quarrel about petty points

  2. spat, gaiter(noun)

    a cloth covering (a legging) that covers the instep and ankles

  3. spat(verb)

    a young oyster or other bivalve

  4. spat(verb)

    come down like raindrops

    "Bullets were spatting down on us"

  5. spat(verb)

    become permanently attached

    "mollusks or oysters spat"

  6. spat(verb)

    strike with a sound like that of falling rain

    "Bullets were spatting the leaves"

  7. applaud, clap, spat, acclaim(verb)

    clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval

  8. spat(verb)

    engage in a brief and petty quarrel

  9. spat(verb)


    "oysters spat"

  10. clap, spat(verb)

    clap one's hands together

    "The children were clapping to the music"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spat

    imp. of Spit

  2. Spat(noun)

    a young oyster or other bivalve mollusk, both before and after it first becomes adherent, or such young, collectively

  3. Spat

    to emit spawn; to emit, as spawn

  4. Spat(noun)

    a light blow with something flat

  5. Spat(noun)

    hence, a petty combat, esp. a verbal one; a little quarrel, dispute, or dissension

  6. Spat(verb)

    to dispute

  7. Spat(verb)

    to slap, as with the open hand; to clap together; as the hands

  8. Spat

    of Spit

  9. Origin: [Short for Spatterdash.]


  1. Spat

    The spat, from the Latin Spatium is the unit of solid angle. 1 spat is equal to 4pi steredians of solid angle. The spat is also an obsolete unit of distance used in astronomy. It is equal to one billion kilometres. It is about 1.057×10^-4 light-years or 3.240×10^-5 parsecs.

Anagrams for SPAT »

  1. APTS

  2. Pats

  3. Taps

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • polainaCatalan, Valencian
  • gamacheDanish
  • Wortwechsel, Gamasche, ZankGerman
  • polainaSpanish
  • kahina, kahinoida, nilkkain, kina, kinataFinnish
  • naissain, guêtreFrench
  • kamásniHungarian
  • uoseItalian
  • スパッツJapanese
  • гамашMacedonian
  • overschoen, gamasch, ruzie, ruzien, soort spatbordDutch
  • gamasjeNorwegian
  • sprzeczać się, getry, sprzeczkaPolish
  • ругаться, ударить, перебранка, гамаша, размолвка, штиблета, ссора, ссориться, устричная икра, гетра, спор, браниться, ударятьRussian
  • damask, gräl, grälaSwedish

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