Synonyms of spill in English:

spill


See definition of spill

verb

1‘everyone jumped and Kevin spilled his drink’

SYNONYMS
knock over, tip over, upset, overturn
Scottish, Northern Irish cowp

2‘some of the wine spilled on to the floor’

SYNONYMS
overflow, flow, pour, run, slop, slosh, splash, splatter
brim, well
leak, escape
British informal splosh
rare overbrim

3‘students began to spill out of the building’

SYNONYMS
stream, pour, surge, swarm, flood, throng, crowd, mill

4‘the horse was wrenched off course, spilling his rider’

SYNONYMS
unseat, throw, dislodge, unhorse

5‘she ought not to be spilling out his troubles to you’

SYNONYMS
reveal, disclose, divulge, let out, leak, blurt out, babble, betray, make known, tell
informal let on, blab

noun

1‘a 25-tonne oil spill’

SYNONYMS
spillage
leak, leakage, overspill, overflow, flood
archaic spilth

2‘he decided to rest following his spill in the opening race’

SYNONYMS
fall, tumble, accident
informal header, cropper, nosedive

Phrases

    spill the beans

    ‘he gave me a look which made me wonder if Mavis had spilled the beans’


    SYNONYMS

    reveal everything, tell all, give the game away, talk

    let the cat out of the bag, blab, spill one's guts, come clean

    British

    blow the gaff

    ANTONYMS

    keep a secret