dite

noun
\ ˈdīt How to pronounce dite (audio) \

Definition of dite

dialect

First Known Use of dite

circa 1877, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dite

variant of doit

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about dite

Time Traveler for dite

Time Traveler

The first known use of dite was circa 1877

See more words from the same year

Statistics for dite

Cite this Entry

“Dite.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dite. Accessed 21 January 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on dite

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with dite

Comments on dite

What made you want to look up dite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

good-natured easy friendliness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Eponym Quiz

  • rubens painting
  • Which is the best synonym of bowdlerize?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!