In a perfect world, she would then have directed a stream of blackened tobacco spit dead into the centre of a freshly-cleaned spittoon , making a brassy clanging noise.
Spitting on the deck might mean carrying a spittoon around; dirty clothing could mean a sailor was condemned to carry it for a certain time lashed to an oar.
In more elegant surroundings, you spit into a spittoon , usually a simple container like a large bowl (one per taster) or an ice bucket that two or three tasters share.
The little man spat and the spittle ran down the side of the spittoon where he'd missed.
He turned his head to the opposite wall and spat a stream of tobacco juice toward a spittoon .
Imagine thinking the lack of a spittoon entitles you to spit on the stairs repeatedly and to be disdainful of the poor old woman who has had to clean it up for being insufficiently happy to see you!
My onion soup gratinée was thick as lava and arrived in a bowl the size of a small spittoon .
When he could see again, Jackson spat into the brass spittoon by his side.
Meukow's foul, gilded, sour vanilla, mawkish chocolate and rotting tropical fruit salad-spiked Black Panther bottle was so feral that I only just reached the spittoon in time.
Men and women may be employed to carry spittoons to enable paan chewers to spit in them.