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nit

noun
chiefly British

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1 a person who lacks good sense or judgment
  • stop being such a great nit and listen to what I have to say

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2 a stupid person
  • some nit at the bar was claiming all politicians are crooked

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The first known use of nit was before the 12th century

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“Nit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nit. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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