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English definition of “spitball”

spitball

noun [C]     /ˈspɪt.bɔːl/ US  /-bɑːl/ US
a piece of paper that has been chewed and then rolled into a ball to be thrown or shot at someonePaper Children's games
(Definition of spitball noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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