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spit the dummy

verb

  • used to describe an outburst of anger or tantrum (Dummy, pacifier - a rubber teat used by babies for suckling).
    He'll spit the dummy once he knows!

    Last edited on Jun 11 1999. Submitted by D.Besier from Sydney, NSW, Australia on Jun 11 1999.

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spit the game

verb

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spitting image of, the

noun

  • looking exactly the same.
    You're the spitting image of your brother.

    Last edited on Jul 25 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 11 2009.

origin

  • Of several etymological theories, one is that the term is a corruption of an earlier term: "spit and image".

    Last edited on Aug 28 2011. Submitted by Anonymous on Aug 28 2011.

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spitting shingles and dragging fence

interjection

  • so furiously angry about something or at someone that you will crash through anything that gets in your way; having a dishes throwing, furniture tossing temper tantrum; going on a rampage.
    When she found out that her husband was having an affair with his secretary, she showed up at his office spitting shingles and dragging fence.

    Last edited on Aug 21 2012. Submitted by WOLTX from Levelland, TX 79336, USA on Jul 21 2012.

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spiv

noun

  • a petty criminal who deals in stolen goods or counterfeit items. British term.
                                                                                                                                                                                           

    Citation from "Malcolm Turnbull's biggest mistake was joining the wrong party", Herald Sun, Eddie McGuire, November 29, 2009 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on May 01 2013. Submitted by James Choucino from Blaby, Leicestershire, UK on Mar 30 2009.

  • a well-dressed barrow / street dealer. Mainly in London, especially Petty Coat Lane. Normally a shyster selling a con to passersby.

    Last edited on May 01 2013. Submitted by Anonymous on Dec 07 2009.

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splackavellie

  • a brotha a girl can call when her man ain't treating her right. 2. usually used for cheating. 3. pimp.
    Girl he ain't treating you right. Why don't you come over to my house I'll be your splackavellie.

    Last edited on May 18 2011. Submitted by NAS from TX, USA on Mar 12 1999.

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splain

verb

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splash

  • to ejaculate.
    I splashed all on her face.

    Last edited on Sep 11 2003. Submitted by Pookie from Indianapolis, IN, USA on Sep 11 2003.

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Splashback

  • To have a large bowel movement that causes toilet water to splash up on one's buttocks.

    "Man, I got a little splashback on that one."

    Last edited on Oct 27 2009. Submitted by Pazuzu from Minneapolis, MN, USA on Oct 27 2009.

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