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noun \ˈāt\

Definition of ait

British

  1. :  a little island



Origin and Etymology of ait

Middle English eyt, from Old English *ēget, by-form of īggoth, igeoth, from īg island — more at island


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with ait

bait, bate, blate, cate, crate, date, eight, fate, fete, freight, gait, gate, grate, great, haet, hate, late, mate, pate, plait, plate, prate, quoit, rate, sate, skate, slate, spate, state, straight, strait, teth, trait, wait, weight


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