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English translation of 'sputo'



masculine noun

  1. spittle (no pl), spit (no pl)
    questo libro deve essere appiccicato con lo sputo this book just comes apart in your hands

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transitive verb

  1. to spit (out)
    mi ha fatto sputar sangue (figurative) he made me sweat blood
    sputare veleno (figurative) to talk spitefully
    sputa fuori! (also figurative) spit it out!
    sputa l'osso! (figurative) out with it!
    è suo padre sputato (informal) he's the spitting image of his father

intransitive verb

  1. to spit
    sputare in faccia a qn (figurative) to spit in sb's face
    sputare addosso a qn (figurative) to despise sb
    non ci sputerei sopra (figurative) I wouldn't turn my nose up at it
    non sputare nel piatto in cui mangi don't bite the hand that feeds you

'sputo' in Other Languages

British English: spit /spɪt/ NOUN
Spit is the watery liquid produced in your mouth.
Spit collected in her mouth.
  • American English: spit
  • Arabic: بُصَاق
  • Brazilian Portuguese: cuspe
  • Chinese: 唾液
  • Croatian: pljuvačka
  • Czech: slina
  • Danish: spyt
  • Dutch: speeksel braadspit
  • European Spanish: espetón
  • Finnish: sylki
  • French: bave
  • German: Spucke
  • Greek: φτύσιμο
  • Italian: sputo
  • Japanese: つば 唾液
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: spytt
  • Polish: ślina
  • European Portuguese: cuspo
  • Romanian: salivă
  • Russian: слюна
  • Spanish: asador
  • Swedish: spett
  • Thai: น้ำลายที่ถ่มออก
  • Turkish: şiş
  • Ukrainian: слина
  • Vietnamese: nước bọt


Translation of sputo from the Collins Italian to English
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