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slit

noun

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a long deep cut
  • made a slit in the fabric about nine inches long

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slit

verb

Synonyms of slit (Entry 2 of 2)

to penetrate with a sharp edge (as a knife)
  • I slit my finger open while cleaning up the broken glass

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The first known use of slit was in the 12th century

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“Slit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slit. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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