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  • adjective Not spilt or wasted; not shed.

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  • adjective Not spilt

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Examples

  • She did this acrobatic drunken tumble from the sofa, and somehow or other, even though she rolled and rolled, the dainty little champagne glass remained upright and her champagne remained unspilt.

    The best performance I've ever seen: Greta Scacchi

  • The first care of the two unspilt friends was to extricate their unfortunate companions from their bed of quickset — a process which gave them the unspeakable satisfaction of discovering that they had sustained no injury, beyond sundry rents in their garments, and various lacerations from the brambles.

    The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club

  • Jonas, watching Susan to see whether she got home with the honey unspilt, was oblivious to the half of the world that was behind his back; but when he turned about and took up the dish of batter, intending to pour out a griddleful of pancakes, he saw her coming.

    The Wrong Woman

  • No voice came from him, no paroxysms, no falling to the ground, and the water was unspilt.

    Saronia A Romance of Ancient Ephesus

  • The first care of the two unspilt friends was to extricate their unfortunate companions from their bed of quickset -- a process which gave them the unspeakable satisfaction of discovering that they had sustained no injury, beyond sundry rents in their garments, and various lacerations from the brambles.

    The Pickwick Papers

  • Doth the chalice, unspilt on the ground, not return to the hand?

    Lucretia — Complete

  • Doth the chalice, unspilt on the ground, not return to the hand?

    Lucretia — Volume 06

  • The first care of the two unspilt friends was to extricate their unfortunate companions from their bed of quickset -- a process which gave them the unspeakable satisfaction of discovering that they had sustained no injury, beyond sundry rents in their garments, and various lacerations from the brambles.

    The Pickwick papers

  • a gorge and they drove a cyclist into a patch of maize, they narrowly missed a goat and jumped three gullies, thrice the horse stumbled and was jerked up in time, there were sickening moments, and withal they got down to Piedimulera unbroken and unspilt.

    The Research Magnificent

  • Miss Josselin! "they shouted, and drank what their unsteady hands left unspilt.

    Lady Good-for-Nothing

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