spile  

  • Pronunciation of spile: S P AY1 L (spaɪl)

  • Number of syllables of spile: 1

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  • Definition of spile

    • (n): a plug used to close a hole in a barrel or flask  
    • (n): a column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure  
  • Examples of spile

    • This can be seen by the bubbles foaming around the spile.  
    • Like many such older terms, the word spile has other local meanings.  
    • Similarly, the shive hole may be sealed with a spile.  
    • The shive with the spile will then be the highest point on the cask.  
    • Two kinds of spile are available.  
    • Spile pulls a bottle of whiskey from deep within the back.  
    • The soft spile in the shive allows gas to vent off.  
    • A spile is then placed in the hole to regulate the gas flow.  

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