Definitions for mittenˈmɪt n

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mitten(noun)

    glove that encases the thumb separately and the other four fingers together


  1. mitten(Noun)

    A type of glove or garment that covers a hand with a separate sheath for the thumb, but not for other fingers.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mitten(noun)

    a covering for the hand, worn to defend it from cold or injury. It differs from a glove in not having a separate sheath for each finger

  2. Mitten(noun)

    a cover for the wrist and forearm

  3. Origin: [OE. mitaine, meteyn, F. mitaine, perh. of Celtic origin; cf. Ir. miotog, Gael. miotag, Ir. & Gael. mutan a muff, a thick glove. Cf. Mitt.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    Something a tender-hearted girl gives a young man when she knows she is going to make it chilly for him.

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