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It Has 3 letters ( d i t )         1 vowels ( i )         2 consonants ( d t )         Word on the contrary tid

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 5
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English - Etymology 5

Shortening. NOUN DIT (_plural_ DITS) * (information theory) decimal digit

Shortening.

Noun

dit (plural dits)

  1. (information theory) decimal digit

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* Rhymes: -ɪt

  • Rhymes: -ɪt

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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From Middle English _ditten_, _dütten_, from Old English _dyttan_ (“to stop up, close”), from Proto-Germanic _*duttijaną_, from _*duttaz_ (“wisp”). Related to Old English _dott_ (“dot, point”). More at dot. VERB DIT (_third-person singular simple present_ DITS, _present participle_ DITTING, _simple past and past participle_ DITTED) * (UK dialectal, Northern England) To stop up; block (an opening); close. _Cf._ Scots _dit_. RELATED TERMS * dottle

From Middle English ditten, dütten, from Old English dyttan (to stop up, close), from Proto-Germanic *duttijaną, from *duttaz (wisp). Related to Old English dott (dot, point). More at dot.

Verb

dit (third-person singular simple present dits, present participle ditting, simple past and past participle ditted)

  1. (UK dialectal, Northern England) To stop up; block (an opening); close. Cf. Scots dit.
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Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Variant of _dite_. NOUN DIT (_plural_ DITS) * (archaic, rare) A ditty, a little melody. * 1590, Edmund Spenser, _The Faerie Queene_, II.vi: No bird, but did her shrill notes sweetly sing; / No song but did containe a louely DIT: / Trees, braunches, birds, and songs were framed fit [...]. * (obsolete) A word; a decree.

Variant of dite.

Noun

dit (plural dits)

  1. (archaic, rare) A ditty, a little melody.
  2. (obsolete) A word; a decree.

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

Imitative. NOUN DIT (_plural_ DITS) * The spoken representation of a dot in radio and telegraph Morse code. TRANSLATIONS SEE ALSO * dah

Imitative.

Noun

dit (plural dits)

  1. The spoken representation of a dot in radio and telegraph Morse code.
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Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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English - Etymology 4

Old English _dyttan_, akin to Icelandic _ditta_. VERB DIT (_third-person singular simple present_ DITS, _present participle_ DITTING, _simple past and past participle_ DITTED) * (obsolete) To close up. (Can we find and add a quotation of Dr. H. More to this entry?)

Old English dyttan, akin to Icelandic ditta.

Verb

dit (third-person singular simple present dits, present participle ditting, simple past and past participle ditted)

  1. (obsolete) To close up.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Dr. H. More to this entry?)

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* IDT, it'd, TDI, TID

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryAFRIKAANS - ETYMOLOGY
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Afrikaans - Etymology

From Dutch _dit_ (“this”).

From Dutch dit (this).

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryAFRIKAANS - PRONUNCIATION
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Afrikaans - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /dɨt/

  • IPA(key): /dɨt/

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryAFRIKAANS - PRONOUN
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Afrikaans - Pronoun

DIT (_possessive_ SY) * it (subject and object) * this, that

dit (possessive sy)

  1. it (subject and object)
  2. this, that

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryBRETON - PREPOSITIONAL PRONOUN
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Breton - Prepositional Pronoun

DIT * second-person singular form of _da_

dit

  1. second-person singular form of da

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryCATALAN - PRONUNCIATION
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Catalan - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈdit/ * Rhymes: -it

  • IPA(key): /ˈdit/
  • Rhymes: -it

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryCATALAN - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Catalan - Etymology 1

From Latin _digitus_. NOUN DIT

From Latin digitus.

Noun

dit

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryCATALAN - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Catalan - Etymology 2

From Latin _dictus_ VERB DIT * past participle of dir

From Latin dictus

Verb

dit

  1. past participle of dir

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryDANISH - PRONOUN
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Danish - Pronoun

DIT (_common_ DIN, _plural_ DINE) * (possessive) Neuter singular form of din SEE ALSO

dit (common din, plural dine)

  1. (possessive) Neuter singular form of din

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Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryDUTCH - ETYMOLOGY
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Dutch - Etymology

From Middle Dutch _dit_, from Old Dutch _thit_. Cognate with German _dies_.

From Middle Dutch dit, from Old Dutch thit. Cognate with German dies.

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryDUTCH - PRONUNCIATION
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Dutch - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /dɪt/

  • IPA(key): /dɪt/

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryDUTCH - DETERMINER
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Dutch - Determiner

DIT * this (neuter); referring to a thing or a person closer by. _DIT huis_ THIS house _DIT kind_ THIS child DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS * ditmaal

dit

  1. this (neuter); referring to a thing or a person closer by.
    dit huis
    this house
    dit kind
    this child

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Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryDUTCH - PRONOUN
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Dutch - Pronoun

DIT

dit

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryFRENCH - ETYMOLOGY
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French - Etymology

From Latin _dictus_.

From Latin dictus.

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryFRENCH - PRONUNCIATION
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French - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /di/

  • IPA(key): /di/

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryFRENCH - VERB
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French - Verb

DIT * past participle of _dire_ _Il a dit son nom_ - He said his name * third-person singular present indicative of _dire_ «

dit

  1. past participle of dire
    Il a dit son nom - He said his name
  2. third-person singular present indicative of dire
    «

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryFRIULIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Friulian - Etymology

From Latin _dictus_, _dictum_.

From Latin dictus, dictum.

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryFRIULIAN - VERB
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Friulian - Verb

DIT * past participle of _dî_

dit

  1. past participle of

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryFRIULIAN - ADJECTIVE
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Friulian - Adjective

DIT * said

dit

  1. said

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryFRIULIAN - NOUN
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Friulian - Noun

DIT

dit

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryNORWEGIAN - ADVERB
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Norwegian - Adverb

DIT * to that place; thither

dit

  1. to that place; thither

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryOCCITAN - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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Occitan - Alternative Forms

* det

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryOCCITAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Occitan - Etymology

From Latin _digitus_.

From Latin digitus.

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryOCCITAN - PRONUNCIATION
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Occitan - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): [dit]

  • IPA(key): [dit]

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryOCCITAN - NOUN
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Occitan - Noun

DIT

dit

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryOLD FRENCH - ETYMOLOGY
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Old French - Etymology

Latin _dictum_

Latin dictum

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryOLD FRENCH - NOUN
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Old French - Noun

DIT

dit

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categoryOLD FRENCH - VERB
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Old French - Verb

DIT * past participle of _dire_ * third-person singular present indicative of _dire_ * Third-person singular past historic of _dire_

dit

  1. past participle of dire
  2. third-person singular present indicative of dire
  3. Third-person singular past historic of dire

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categorySCOTS - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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Scots - Alternative Forms

* dyt, ditt

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categorySCOTS - ETYMOLOGY
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Scots - Etymology

From Early Scots _ditt_ or _dyt_, from Old English _dyttan_.

From Early Scots ditt or dyt, from Old English dyttan.

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categorySCOTS - PRONUNCIATION
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Scots - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈdɪt/ * (Hawick) IPA(key): /ˈdɪʔ/

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categorySCOTS - VERB
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TAE DIT (_third-person singular simple present_ DITS, _present participle_ DITIN, _simple past_ DITT, _past participle_ DITT) * To close (especially of a door or mouth). * To block or stop up (of an opening). * To obstruct, especially from view. * To darken or dim (in the sense of obscuring light). * Of the sun: to sink or to be obscured by clouds.

tae dit (third-person singular simple present dits, present participle ditin, simple past ditt, past participle ditt)

  1. To close (especially of a door or mouth).
  2. To block or stop up (of an opening).
  3. To obstruct, especially from view.
  4. To darken or dim (in the sense of obscuring light).
  5. Of the sun: to sink or to be obscured by clouds.

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categorySWEDISH - ADVERB
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Swedish - Adverb

DIT (_not comparable_) * there; to that place; that way, in that direction; thither _Jag har aldrig varit i London, men jag ska dit snart_ - I've never been to London, but I will get there soon

dit (not comparable)

  1. there; to that place; that way, in that direction; thither
    Jag har aldrig varit i London, men jag ska dit snart - I've never been to London, but I will get there soon

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categorySWEDISH - SEE ALSO
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Swedish - See Also

* där * hit

Which the Definition/Meaning of dit in categorySWEDISH - ANAGRAMS
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Swedish - Anagrams

* tid


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