Definition of Mitten

1. Noun. Glove that encases the thumb separately and the other four fingers together.

Generic synonyms: Glove



Definition of Mitten

1. n. A covering for the hand, worn to defend it from cold or injury. It differs from a glove in not having a separate sheath for each finger.

Definition of Mitten

1. Noun. A type of glove or garment that covers a hand with a separate sheath for the thumb, but not for other fingers. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Mitten

1. a type of covering for the hand [n -S] : MITTENED [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mitten

mitreless
mitres
mitrewort
mitreworts
mitridatite
mitriform
mitring
mitryaevaite
mitscherlichite
mitsvah
mitsvahs
mitsvoth
mitt
mitta
mittelschmerz
mitten (current term)
mittened
mittenless
mittenlike
mittens
mitter's green
mitties
mittimi
mittimus
mittimuses
mitts
mitty
mitu
mitumba
mitumomab

Literary usage of Mitten

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1. All the Year Round: A Weekly Journal by Charles Dickens (1869)
"... gashed, and «mitten, and trampled, The heralds searching the field, counting the banners and scutcheons, Found the corpse of the son pierced with arrows ..."

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