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spill

1
Austral the declaring of several political jobs vacant when one higher up becomes so

spill

2
a small peg or rod made of metal

spill

[spil]
(engineering)
The accidental release of some material, such as nuclear material or oil, from a container.
(nucleonics)
The accidental release of radioactive material.

spill, spill light

Light rays, from spotlights and other focused light sources, that are not useful, e.g., producing lighting where it is not wanted on a stage.

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Posh couldn't believe that Jenny had spilled the beans about sharing intimate moments with her husband and is so angry she won't even allow Jenny's name to be spoken in her presence.
"The whole case blew open when the company later hired a new CFO and one of the employees who had participated in the fraud spilled the beans," Young said.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 22 (ANI): With only three days left for the release of bollywood flick 'A Gentleman: Sundar Susheel Risky', its makers have spilled the beans on film's antagonist, Suniel Shetty's role.
ILLUSIONIST Criss Angel has spilled the beans on his planned performance with Britney Spears at the now legendary MTV Video Music Awards.
HOURS after Gerry Ryan spilled the beans about the motorbike incident, his old friend Pat hit back.
Gareth, whose next single What My Heart Wants To Say is out tomorrow, spilled the beans about meeting Prince Charles at the Royal Variety Performance this week.
Fetishistic photographer Helmut Newton has spilled the beans on his famous subjects.