Definition of "Spat" :
noun: a young oyster or other bivalve
noun: a cloth covering (a legging) that covers the instep and ankles
noun: a quarrel about petty points
verb: clap one's hands together
verb: engage in a brief and petty quarrel
verb: clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval
verb: strike with a sound like that of falling rain
"Bullets were spatting the leaves."
verb: become permanently attached
"Mollusks or oysters spat."
verb: come down like raindrops
"Bullets were spatting down on us."