spit take

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

spit take (plural spit takes)

  1. (acting) A take (recorded performance), generally expressing surprise or disbelief, in which the actor in the act of drinking spits out the drink.
    When the wombat-riding chimp jumped onto the bar, Smith, who had been enjoying a beer, did a massive spit take.