[sprits, shprits] Informal.
verb (used with object)
to spray briefly and quickly; squirt: He spritzed a little soda in his drink.
a quick, brief spray of liquid; squirt.

1915–20, Americanism; < German spritzen to squirt, spray

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Word Origin & History

1917, from Yiddish or Ger., lit. "spray." Spritzer "glass of wine mixed with carbonated water" is from 1961.
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Example sentences
Each spritz is pretty light, but the rapid fire provides adequate soakage.
Spritz inside oven generously with spray bottle and close door.
Spritz on a bit of summer with these bright blends, which recall a balmy,
  breezy day on the beach.
Sensors detect the telltale spritz of graffiti paint.
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