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kit

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noun \ˈkit\

Definition of kit

  1. 1 dial British :  a wooden tub

  2. 2 a (1) :  a collection of articles usually for personal use <a travel kit> (2) :  a set of tools or implements <a carpenter's kit> (3) :  a set of parts to be assembled or worked up <a model-airplane kit> (4) :  a packaged collection of related material <a convention kit> (5) chiefly British :  gear <run over to my billet and get some overnight kit — Lionel Shapiro> b :  a container for any of such sets or collections

  3. 3 :  a group of persons or things —usually used in the phrase the whole kit and caboodle



Origin and Etymology of kit

Middle English


First Known Use: 14th century


2

kit

verb

Definition of kit

kitted

kitting

chiefly British

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  equip, outfit —often used with up or out



1919

First Known Use of kit

1919


3

kit

noun

Definition of kit

  1. :  a small narrow violin



Origin and Etymology of kit

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1519


4

kit

noun

Definition of kit

  1. 1 :  kitten

  2. 2 :  a young or undersized fur-bearing animal; also :  its pelt



1562

First Known Use of kit

1562


5

kit

abbreviation

Definition of kit

  1. kitchen





KIT Defined for Kids

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kit

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noun \ˈkit\

Definition of kit for Students

  1. 1 :  a set of articles for personal use <a travel kit>

  2. 2 :  a set of tools or supplies <a first-aid kit>

  3. 3 :  a set of parts to be put together <a model-airplane kit>




2

kit

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noun

Definition of kit for Students

  1. :  a young fur-bearing animal <a fox kit>





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