What does slit mean?

Definitions for slit
slɪtslit

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word slit.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. slitnoun

    a long narrow opening

  2. cunt, puss, pussy, slit, snatch, twatnoun

    obscene terms for female genitals

  3. incision, scratch, prick, slit, dentnoun

    a depression scratched or carved into a surface

  4. slitverb

    a narrow fissure

  5. slit, sliceverb

    make a clean cut through

    "slit her throat"

  6. slitverb

    cut a slit into

    "slit the throat of the victim"

Wiktionary

  1. slitnoun

    A narrow cut or opening; a slot.

  2. slitnoun

    The opening of the vagina.

  3. slitnoun

    A derogatory name for a woman, usually a sexually loose woman; a prostitute.

  4. slitverb

    To cut a narrow opening.

    He slit the bag open and the rice began pouring out.

  5. slitverb

    To split in two parts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slit

    3d. pers. sing. pres. of Slide

    Etymology: [OE. slitten, fr. sliten, AS. sttan to tear; akin to D. slijten to wear out, G. schleissen to slit, split, OHG. slzan to split, tear, wear out, Icel. stta to break, tear, wear out, Sw. slita, Dan. slide. Cf. Eclat, Slate, n., Slice.]

  2. Slit

    of Slit

    Etymology: [OE. slitten, fr. sliten, AS. sttan to tear; akin to D. slijten to wear out, G. schleissen to slit, split, OHG. slzan to split, tear, wear out, Icel. stta to break, tear, wear out, Sw. slita, Dan. slide. Cf. Eclat, Slate, n., Slice.]

  3. Slitnoun

    to cut lengthwise; to cut into long pieces or strips; as, to slit iron bars into nail rods; to slit leather into straps

    Etymology: [OE. slitten, fr. sliten, AS. sttan to tear; akin to D. slijten to wear out, G. schleissen to slit, split, OHG. slzan to split, tear, wear out, Icel. stta to break, tear, wear out, Sw. slita, Dan. slide. Cf. Eclat, Slate, n., Slice.]

  4. Slitnoun

    to cut or make a long fissure in or upon; as, to slit the ear or the nose

    Etymology: [OE. slitten, fr. sliten, AS. sttan to tear; akin to D. slijten to wear out, G. schleissen to slit, split, OHG. slzan to split, tear, wear out, Icel. stta to break, tear, wear out, Sw. slita, Dan. slide. Cf. Eclat, Slate, n., Slice.]

  5. Slitnoun

    to cut; to sever; to divide

    Etymology: [OE. slitten, fr. sliten, AS. sttan to tear; akin to D. slijten to wear out, G. schleissen to slit, split, OHG. slzan to split, tear, wear out, Icel. stta to break, tear, wear out, Sw. slita, Dan. slide. Cf. Eclat, Slate, n., Slice.]

  6. Slitnoun

    a long cut; a narrow opening; as, a slit in the ear

    Etymology: [OE. slitten, fr. sliten, AS. sttan to tear; akin to D. slijten to wear out, G. schleissen to slit, split, OHG. slzan to split, tear, wear out, Icel. stta to break, tear, wear out, Sw. slita, Dan. slide. Cf. Eclat, Slate, n., Slice.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Slit

    slit, v.t. to cut lengthwise: to split: to cut into strips:—pr.p. slit′ting; pa.t. and pa.p. slit.—n. a long cut: a narrow opening.—n. Slit′ter, anything which slits, a slitting-shears for sheet-metal.—adj. Slit′tered, cut into strips with square ends.—n. Slit′ting-mill, an establishment in which metal plates are cut into strips for nail-making: a rotating disc used by gem-cutters for slitting: a gang-saw used for resawing lumber for blind-slats, fence-pickets, &c. [A.S. slítan; Ger. schleissen.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slit in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of slit in a Sentence

  1. Francois Molins:

    We can note that this perfectly matches ISIS' watchword, which regularly calls for committing terrorist attacks on the French territory, and to precisely slit the throats of the nonbelievers, the beheading also precisely recalls this terrorist organization's modus operandi.

  2. Cheryl Burke:

    The one thing I truly regret and want to make amends with is Ian Ziering, i was completely out of line a few years ago, and I did a podcast where they were asking me who my favorite partner was and who did I hate the most. And I answered Ian Ziering, and I said something along the lines of 'I'd rather slit my wrists than dance with Ian Ziering again.'.

  3. Jakob Vinther:

    It is very unique. Most cloacas form a kind of slit. Sometimes it's a vertical split, sometimes it's a smiley face, sometimes it's a sour face. This thing has a V-shaped structure with a pair of nice flaring lips and there's not a living groups of animals that have morphology like that, it is somewhat similar to crocodiles but still unique.

  4. H. L. Mencken:

    Every normal man must be tempted at times to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin to slit throats.

  5. Bakura Moh'd:

    They tied peoples' hands behind their backs and slit their throats like animals.

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