spillikins, (used with a singular verb) the game of jackstraws.
(functioning as sing) (Brit) a game in which players try to pick each spillikin from a heap without moving any of the others Also called jackstraws
a thin strip of wood, cardboard, or plastic, esp one used in spillikins
noun 1. the act of spilling over. 2. a quantity of something spilled over; overflow.
adjective 1. (of a container) designed to prevent spilling.
noun 1. a passageway through which surplus water escapes from a reservoir, lake, or the like. noun 1. a channel that carries away surplus water, as from a dam Also called wasteweir, spill
verb 1. a simple past tense and past participle of spill1 . verb (used with object), spilled or spilt, spilling. 1. to cause or allow to run or fall from a container, especially accidentally or wastefully: to spill a bag of marbles; to spill milk. 2. to shed (blood), as in killing or wounding. 3. […]