from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An annular reinforcement in a steam boiler, to strengthen a place where a hole is made.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An annular reënforce, to strengthen a place where a hole is made.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A thimble or annular plate used to reinforce a hole in a boiler.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
LOL waz tu postified, waz juss inna wong sput, waz furter dawn awn teh front paj
We did not even bank democracy for fundamentalists who enslave their women and sput at the western world.
"Most of these people like things that go bang, pop, sput, fizz," says Mr. Hull.
I would've loved to have seen the expression on his face when you asked for his creds, though. perfect. "sput sput, sput"
Oh man, sput nut looks good, but the closest to my locale is in the Tri-Cities area of W.
But the bubble went *sput*, and there was MagicTheGatheringtm.
Sean, Scott and I managed to limp out of New Jersey only to be met by the sput-sput-sputtering of Bessie the Land Rover as she ran out of gas and stopped in a mosquito-infested feeder road outside White Marsh, Maryland.
He sput - tered, blinked, and headed for the nearest solid surface -
There was a hiss, sput, pause, and then the mousey voice had returned.
He says we won't have a thing t 'do but sit toight an' whuttle un 'sput, un' whuttle un 'sput fur three years, then the com'ny wull huv t' pay us what he asks.