Synonyms of 'spill'
He always spilled the drinks.
We grabbed it just as it was about to tip over.
bumping into him, and almost upsetting the ginger ale
The lorry went out of control, overturned and smashed into a wall.
Two salmon fishermen died when their boat overturned.
The sea got very rough and the boat capsized.
to pour from or as from a container by accidentA number of bags had split and were spilling their contents.
to pour from or as from a container by accidentIt doesn't matter if red wine spills on this floor.
(of large numbers of people) to come out of a placeWhen the bell rings, more than 1,000 children spill from the classrooms.
Enquiries flooded in from all over the world.
The northern forces poured across the border.
Tears streamed down their faces.
The crowd surged out from the church.
People swarmed to the shops, buying up everything in sight.
A throng of fashionable young people crowded around the stage.
The wedding was supposed to be outside but it teemed with rain.
an amount of liquid spiltAn oil spill could be devastating for wildlife.
See spill someone's blood
See spill the beans
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in the sense of capsize
(of a boat) to overturn accidentallyThe sea got very rough and the boat capsized.
in the sense of crowd
to gather together in large numbersA throng of fashionable young people crowded around the stage.
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