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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jet, squirt, spurt, spirtverb

    the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)

  2. spurt, spirt, gush, spoutverb

    gush forth in a sudden stream or jet

    "water gushed forth"

  3. forge, spurt, spirtverb

    move or act with a sudden increase in speed or energy

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Spirtverb

    To throw out in a jet.

    When weary Proteus
    Retir’d for shelter to his wonted caves,
    His finny flocks about their shepherd play,
    And rowling round him, spirt the bitter sea. Dryden.

    When rains the passage hide,
    Oft the loose stones spirt up a muddy tide
    Beneath thy careless foot. John Gay.

  2. To Spirtverb

    Etymology: spruyten, Dutch, to shoot up, Skinner; spritta, Swedish, to fly out. Lye.

    Bottling of beer, while new and full of spirit, so that it spirteth when the stopple is taken forth, maketh the drink more quick and windy. Francis Bacon, Natural History.

    Thus the small jett, which hasty hands unlock,
    Spirts in the gard’ner’s eyes who turns the cock. Alexander Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spirt

    same as Spurt

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Spirt

    spėrt. Same as Spurt.

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  1. sprit

  2. stirp

  3. strip

  4. TRIPS

  5. trips

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spirt in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spirt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of spirt in a Sentence

  1. The Blonde Jon:

    Tell me why my freshman year at Paloma was probably the most memorable year out of all them because everyone was actually excited to go to football games and go all out for spirt weeks and all that.

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