Definition of spat noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    spat

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    NAmE//spæt//
     
     
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  1. 1(informal) a short argument or disagreement about something unimportant
  2. 2[usually plural] a cloth covering for the ankle that was worn in the past by men over the shoe and fastened with buttons at the side see also spit
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