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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A strong post (as on a wharf or quay or ship for attaching mooring lines).

Usage examples (32)
  • bitt the ship line
  • Reedz a liddel bitt, cloases eises adn mehmoaryzes;
  • October 20, 2009 at 5:11 pm shud ai has dis bitt lef obur?
  • I lurv Mawntee Pi thonn – wundurr haow ai mist tihs bitt? for more
Tutoring comment
  • There was a "bit" (small amount) of grease on the "bitt" (part of a ship to which the mooring lines are attached).
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