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spirt

[spurt] /spɜrt/
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), noun
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for spirt

spirt

/spɜːt/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of spurt

spurt

/spɜːt/
verb
1.
to gush or cause to gush forth in a sudden stream or jet
2.
to make a sudden effort
noun
3.
a sudden forceful stream or jet
4.
a short burst of activity, speed, or energy
Word Origin
C16: perhaps related to Middle High German sprützen to squirt
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