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English citations of spill

  • 1931, Pearl S. Buck, The Good Earth:
    lighting his pipe between the words, blowing quickly at the paper spill to set it aflame.
  • 1931, Pearl S. Buck, The Good Earth:
    he did not answer his son, but he put tobacco in his pipe and lit it with a spill that stood ready and he smoked []
  • 1931, Robert L. May, Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer, Montgomery Ward (publisher):
    The reindeer were playing...enjoying the spills / Of skating and coasting, and climbing the willows