What does miter mean?

Definitions for miter
ˈmaɪ tərmiter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. miter joint, mitre joint, miter, mitre(noun)

    joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner

  2. miter, mitre(noun)

    the surface of a beveled end of a piece where a miter joint is made

    "he covered the miter with glue before making the joint"

  3. miter, mitre(verb)

    a liturgical headdress worn by bishops on formal occasions

  4. miter(verb)

    bevel the edges of, to make a miter joint

  5. miter(verb)

    confer a miter on (a bishop)

  6. miter(verb)

    fit together in a miter joint


  1. miter(Noun)

    Alternative spelling of mitre.

  2. miter(Verb)

    To finish a material at an angle, frequently 45 degrees, or sometimes with some specific shape, so that it will fit up tightly against another piece of material, as with a picture frame.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Miter(noun)

    alt. of Mitre

  2. Miter(verb)

    alt. of Mitre

  3. Miter(verb)

    alt. of Mitre

Anagrams for miter »

  1. merit, mitre, remit, timer

  2. Mitre

  3. Remit

  4. Timer

How to pronounce miter?

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How to say miter in sign language?

  1. miter


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of miter in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of miter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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