Definition of zit
: pimple 1
Examples of zit in a Sentence
“Look at all these zits—I'm hideous!” wailed the high schooler
Recent Examples of zit from the Web
Rather than squeezing, soak a cotton swab in benzoyl peroxide and dab it on the zit.
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Origin and Etymology of zit
First Known Use: circa 1966See Words from the same year
ZIT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of zit for English Language Learners
: a small, red, swollen spot on the skin
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