Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun spill_over

1 sense of spillover

Sense 1
spillover -- ((economics) any indirect effect of public expenditure)
       => consequence, effect, outcome, result, event, issue, upshot -- (a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb spill_over

2 senses of spill over

Sense 1
bubble over, overflow, spill over -- (overflow with a certain feeling; "The children bubbled over with joy"; "My boss was bubbling over with anger")
       => seethe, boil -- (be in an agitated emotional state; "The customer was seething with anger")

Sense 2
spill over, spill out, pour out -- (be disgorged; "The crowds spilled out into the streets")
       => pour, swarm, stream, teem, pullulate -- (move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza")

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