tit

tit
tit1
noun a titmouse (songbird).
Origin
C16: prob. of Scand. origin.
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tit2
noun
1》 vulgar slang a woman's breast.
2》 Brit. informal a foolish or ineffectual person.
Phrases
get on someone's tits Brit. vulgar slang irritate someone intensely.
Origin
OE tit 'teat, nipple', of Gmc origin.
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tit3
noun (in phr. tit for tat) the infliction of an injury or insult in retaliation for one received.
Origin
C16: var. of obs. tip for tap.

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  • Tit — or Tits may refer to:* A common name or part of a name of numerous species of birds, including: **Tits, chickadees and titmice of the family Paridae **Long tailed tits, of the family Aegithalidae **Wrentit, of the family Sylviidae **Tit babblers …   Wikipedia

  • Tit — Tit, n. 1. A small horse. Tusser. [1913 Webster] 2. A woman; used in contempt. Burton. [1913 Webster] 3. A morsel; a bit. Halliwell. [1913 Webster] 4. [OE.; cf. Icel. titter a tit or small bird. The word probably meant originally, something small …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ţiţ — interj. Cuvânt care redă chiţăitul şoarecelui. ♢ expr. Nici ţiţ = nici un cuvânt, nici cârc, nici pis. – Onomatopee. Trimis de valeriu, 07.05.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  ŢIŢ interj. v. chiţ. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  ţiţ/ţiţ ţíţ… …   Dicționar Român

  • tit — tit1 [tit] n. [ TIT(MOUSE)] a titmouse or other small bird tit2 [tit] n. [ME titte < OE tit, TEAT] 1. NIPPLE (sense 1) 2. a breast: in this sense now vulgar tit3 …   English World dictionary

  • tit — Ⅰ. tit [1] ► NOUN ▪ a titmouse. ORIGIN probably Scandinavian. Ⅱ. tit [2] ► NOUN 1) vulgar slang a woman s breast. 2) Brit …   English terms dictionary

  • TIT — steht als Abkürzung für den Brief des Paulus an Titus ist ein anderer Name für Moulay Abdallah, ein Ort zehn Kilometer südlich von El Jadida in Marokko TIT steht als Abkürzung für Tokyo Institute of Technology, eine staatliche technische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • tit — [ tıt ] noun count 1. ) IMPOLITE a woman s breast 2. ) INFORMAL a TEAT 3. ) a small bird that is common in Europe => TIT FOR TAT …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Tit. — Tit., Abbreviatur 1) für Titus; 2) für Titulus, Rang, Würde; 3) für Titulo, unter dem Titel. Tit. deb., für Titulo debito, mit gebührendem Titel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Tit — Tit., vollständiger Tit. deb., Abkürzung für titulo debito (lat.), »mit gebührendem Titel« …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tit. — Tit. = ↑ Titel. * * * Tit. = Titel …   Universal-Lexikon

  • tit. — tit. tit. abbrtitle Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

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