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Meaning of TIT

Pronunciation:  tit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  small insectivorous birds
  2. [n]  either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
  3. [n]  the small projection of a mammary gland
 

TIT is a 3 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: boob, bosom, breast, knocker, mamilla, mammilla, nipple, pap, teat, titmouse, titty
 
 See Also: adult female body, areola, Auriparus flaviceps, blue tit, bush tit, bushtit, Chamaea fasciata, chickadee, family Paridae, lactiferous duct, mamma, mammary gland, oscine, oscine bird, Paridae, Parus bicolor, Parus caeruleus, reproductive organ, ring of color, sex organ, tomtit, tufted titmouse, verdin, woman's body, wren-tit

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tit\, n.
1. A small horse. --Tusser.

2. A woman; -- used in contempt. --Burton.

3. A morsel; a bit. --Halliwell.

4. [OE.; cf. Icel. titter a tit or small bird. The word
   probably meant originally, something small, and is perhaps
   the same as teat. Cf. {Titmouse}, {Tittle}.] (Zo["o]l.)
   (a) Any one of numerous species of small singing birds
       belonging to the families {Parid[ae]} and
       {Leiotrichid[ae]}; a titmouse.
   (b) The European meadow pipit; a titlark.

{Ground tit}. (Zo["o]l.) See {Wren tit}, under {Wren}.

{Hill tit} (Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous species of Asiatic
   singing birds belonging to {Siva}, {Milna}, and allied
   genera.

{Tit babbler} (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of small
   East Indian and Asiatic timaline birds of the genus
   {Trichastoma}.

{Tit for tat}. [Probably for tip for tap. See {Tip} a slight
   blow.] An equivalent; retaliation.

{Tit thrush} (Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous species of
   Asiatic and East Indian birds belonging to {Suthora} and
   allied genera. In some respects they are intermediate
   between the thrushes and titmice.

 

 

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