Slit Definition

slĭt
slits, slitting
noun
slits
A cut or tear, esp. one that is long and straight.
Webster's New World
A long, narrow opening or crack.
Webster's New World

(vulgar, slang, derogatory) A woman, usually a sexually loose woman; a prostitute.

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verb
slits, slitting
To cut or split open, esp. by a straight incision.
Webster's New World
To make a slit or slits in.
American Heritage
To cut into strips.
Webster's New World
To cut (off); sever.
Webster's New World

To split in two parts.

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Other Word Forms of Slit

Noun

Singular:
slit
Plural:
slits

Origin of Slit

  • Middle English slitte from slitten to split from Old English slītan to cut up

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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