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SPRITZ

 Dictionary entry overview: What does spritz mean? 

SPRITZ (noun)
  The noun SPRITZ has 1 sense:

1. a quick squirt of some liquid (usually carbonated water)

  Familiarity information: SPRITZ used as a noun is very rare.


SPRITZ (verb)
  The verb SPRITZ has 2 senses:

1. eject (a liquid) quickly
2. cover (a location) wholly or partially by squirting a liquid onto it

  Familiarity information: SPRITZ used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SPRITZ (noun)


Sense 1spritz [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A quick squirt of some liquid (usually carbonated water)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events

Hypernyms ("spritz" is a kind of...):

jet; spirt; spurt; squirt (the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid))


SPRITZ (verb)


Sense 1spritz [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Eject (a liquid) quickly

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Context example:

spritz water on a surface

Hypernyms (to "spritz" is one way to...):

eject; force out; squeeze out; squirt (cause to come out in a squirt)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s something PP

Sentence example:

They spritz the bread with melted butter


Sense 2spritz [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Cover (a location) wholly or partially by squirting a liquid onto it

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Context example:

Spritz the lawn with water

Hypernyms (to "spritz" is one way to...):

cover (provide with a covering or cause to be covered)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s something PP

Sentence example:

The women spritz water into the bowl


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