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English definition of “spat”

spat

verb uk   /spæt/ us  
past simple and past participle of spit verb .Bodily fluids and their productionUrine and urinating

spat

noun uk   /spæt/ us  

spat noun (ARGUMENT)

[C] informal a short argument, usually about something that is not important: She was having a spat with her brother about who did the washing up.Arguments and disagreements

spat noun (SHOE)

[C usually plural] a piece of cloth or leather covering the ankle and part of the shoe and fastening on the side, worn in the past by menShoes and shoemaking
(Definition of spat from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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