sprit
Noun

sprit (plural sprits)

  1. (nautical) A spar between mast and upper outer corner of a spritsail on sailing boats.
  2. A shoot; a sprout.
Translations
  • Russian: шпринто́в
Verb

sprit (sprits, present participle spritting; past and past participle spritted)

  1. To sprout; to bud; to germinate, as barley steeped for malt.
Verb

sprit (sprits, present participle spritting; past and past participle spritted)

  1. To throw out with force from a narrow orifice; to eject; to spurt out.



This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.003
Offline English dictionary