Bedeutung von “spill over” — Learner’s Dictionary

spill over

phrasal verb with spill us uk /spɪl/ verb [ T ] past tense and past participle spilled, also UK spilt

If a bad situation spills over, it begins to have an unpleasant effect on another situation or group of people:

There are fears that the war could spill over into neighbouring countries.

(Definition von “spill over” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)