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Spat

imp.1.imp. of Spit.
n.1.A young oyster or other bivalve mollusk, both before and after it first becomes adherent, or such young, collectively.
v. i. & t.1.To emit spawn; to emit, as spawn.
n.1.A light blow with something flat.
2.Hence, a petty combat, esp. a verbal one; a little quarrel, dispute, or dissension.
v. i.1.To dispute.
v. t.1.To slap, as with the open hand; to clap together; as the hands.
[imp. & p. p. Spatted; p. pr. & vb. n. Spatting.]
n.1.A legging; a gaiter.
2.A kind of short cloth or leather gaiter worn over the upper part of the shoe and fastened beneath the instep; - chiefly in pl.
Noun1.spat - a quarrel about petty points
2.spat - a cloth covering (a legging) that provides covering for the instep and ankles
Synonyms: gaiter, spats
3.spat - a young oyster or other bivalve
Verb1.spat - come down like raindrops; "Bullets were spatting down on us"
2.spat - become permanently attached; "mollusks or oysters spat"
3.spat - strike with a sound like that of falling rain; "Bullets were spatting the leaves"
4.spat - clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval
Synonyms: applaud, acclaim, clap
5.spat - engage in a brief and petty quarrel
6.spat - spawn; "oysters spat"
7.spat - clap one's hands together; "The children were clapping to the music"
Synonyms: clap
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