spill synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term spill:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. spillnoun

    liquid that is spilled

    Synonyms:
    spillage, release, fall, wasteweir, tumble, spillway

  2. spillway, spill, wasteweirnoun

    a channel that carries excess water over or around a dam or other obstruction

    Synonyms:
    spillage, release, fall, spillway, wasteweir, tumble, spill

  3. spill, spillage, releasenoun

    the act of allowing a fluid to escape

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, passing, departure, firing, vent, tumble, button, waiver, spillage, dismission, tone ending, loss, freeing, sack, press release, discharge, liberation, release, handout, exit, sacking, expiration, going, fall, wasteweir, spill, acquittance, spillway, outlet

  4. spill, tumble, fallverb

    a sudden drop from an upright position

    Synonyms:
    gloaming, autumn, declension, declination, tumble, pin, spillage, gloam, drop, downfall, crepuscle, descent, capitulation, release, decline, declivity, downslope, dusk, surrender, evenfall, dip, fall, wasteweir, crepuscule, twilight, free fall, spill, spillway, nightfall

  5. spill, slop, splatterverb

    cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container

    Synonyms:
    swash, squelch, pour forth, talk, splatter, swill, disgorge, run out, splosh, spatter, squish, spill, plash, slop, splash, shed, slosh

  6. spill, run outverb

    flow, run or fall out and become lost

    Synonyms:
    beetle off, conk out, bolt, pour forth, talk, splatter, peter out, run off, disgorge, run down, poop out, run out, drain, fail, bolt out, give out, expire, spill, slop, shed

  7. spill, shed, disgorgeverb

    cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over

    Synonyms:
    vomit, talk, splatter, upchuck, barf, cast off, be sick, molt, spill, honk, moult, puke, chuck, pour forth, throw, cast, spue, slop, purge, regorge, slough, vomit up, shake off, throw off, disgorge, throw away, run out, drop, cat, sick, spew, regurgitate, throw up, retch, exuviate, shed

  8. spill, shed, pour forthverb

    pour out in drops or small quantities or as if in drops or small quantities

    Synonyms:
    molt, throw, cast off, pour forth, talk, exuviate, slough, splatter, cast, disgorge, drop, run out, moult, throw away, throw off, shake off, spill, slop, shed

  9. spill, talkverb

    reveal information

    Synonyms:
    babble, peach, pour forth, talk, tattle, splatter, babble out, disgorge, blab, run out, sing, lecture, spill the beans, speak, verbalize, utter, blab out, verbalise, spill, slop, shed, mouth, let the cat out of the bag

  10. spillverb

    reduce the pressure of wind on (a sail)

    Synonyms:
    run out, disgorge, splatter, slop, pour forth, talk, shed

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. spillverb

    Synonyms:
    shed, effuse, pour out

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

spills, spillage, dumping, discharge, leak, leakage, overflow, spilling



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