mit

Definition of mit 

(Entry 1 of 4)

variant spelling of

variants: or mito-

Definition of mit- (Entry 2 of 4)

1 : thread mitoplast

2 : mitosis mitoclastic mitodepressive mitogenetic

mit

abbreviation (1)

Definition of mit (Entry 3 of 4)

send

Definition of MIT (Entry 4 of 4)

milled in transit; milling in transit

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for mit

Combining form

New Latin, from Greek, from mitos

Abbreviation (1)

Latin mitte, 2nd person singular imperative of mittere to send

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about mit

Dictionary Entries near mit

miswrite

mit-

MIT

mit

mita

Mitanni

Mitannian

Statistics for mit

Look-up Popularity

Comments on mit

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to make amends

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

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!