Definition of Spittles

1. spittle [n] - See also: spittle



Lexicographical Neighbors of Spittles

spitting-cobra
spitting cobra
spitting cobras
spitting distance
spitting distances
spitting image
spitting images
spitting snake
spitting spider
spitting spiders
spittings
spittle
spittle insect
spittlebug
spittlebugs
spittles (current term)
spittly
spittoon
spittoons
spitty
spitwad
spitwads
spitz
spitz dog
spitzer
spitzers
spitzes
spiv
spiveries
spivery

Literary usage of Spittles

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Lavengro; the scholar, the gypsy, the priest by George Henry Borrow (1872)
"... Sense Grandeur and Gentility—Ironmonger's Daughter—Clan Mac-Sycophant—Lick- spittles—A Curiosity—Newspaper Editors—Charles the Simple—High-'ying Ditty ..."

2. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of the by Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Ephraim Williams, Dudley Atkins Tyng, Octavius Pickering, Theron Metcalf, Luther Stearns Cushing, Horace Gray, Charles Allen, Albert Gallatin Browne (1899)
"The assignee of the estates of the spittles in bankruptcy also laid claim to the balance, and contested the prayer of the petitioners. ..."

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