The waiver even lists the date of the spill, April 20, 2010.
It will be difficult, this new life of yours, you think as you try, and fail, not to spill chicken soup on the bedclothes.
None of these tyrants hesitate to spill the blood of their own people.
The president has set up an independent commission for investigating the accident before the spill is even stopped.
And if the spill remains unplugged beyond August, it could get even uglier.
For some who seem wise are most fools, for all their wisdom they spill in covetousness and care about the world.
It simply must be done to preserve the equilibrium and avoid a spill.
If the manger be over-filled they spill and waste it, and at the same time will not eat so much.
spill it all out, I say, an' make the world smell as sweet as honey.
She that gangs to the well wi' an ill will, either the pig breaks or the water will spill.
Old English spillan "destroy, kill," variant of spildan, from Proto-Germanic *spelthijanan (cf. Old High German spildan "to spill," Old Saxon spildian, Old Norse spilla "to destroy," Middle Dutch spillen "to waste"), from PIE *spel- "to split, break off" (cf. Middle Dutch spalden, Old High German spaltan "to split;" for further cognates, see spoil). Related: Spilled; spilling.
Sense of "let (liquid) fall or run out" developed mid-14c. from use of the word in reference to shedding blood (early 12c.). Intransitive sense is from 1650s. Spill the beans recorded by 1910 in a sense of "spoil the situation;" to cry for spilt milk (usually with negative) is attested from 1738.
1845, originally "a throw from a horse," from spill (v.).
A hypodermic needle (1934+ Narcotics)
[all senses fr spike, ''large nail,'' hence ''sharp point''; the sense ''to reject'' may be fr the earlier phrase spike a gun, ''render a cannon useless by driving a spike into the touchhole,'' or fr the notion of dealing with a paper, bill, manuscript, etc, by impaling it on a spindle or spindle file]