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Definition of spoilt adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

spoilt

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//spɔɪlt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spɔɪlt//
 
(British English) (also spoiled
BrE BrE//spɔɪld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spɔɪld//
 
North American English, British English
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  • (of a child) rude and badly behaved because they are given everything they ask for and not enough discipline a spoiled brat He's spoilt rotten (= a lot).
  • Idioms (British English) to have such a lot of things to choose from that it is very difficult to make a decision