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Definitions and Synonyms of slit | Another word for slit | What is slit?

Definition 1: a long narrow opening - [noun denoting artifact]

(slit is a kind of ...) a vacant or unobstructed space that is man-made

"they left a small opening for the cat at the bottom of the door"

(... is a kind of slit ) a slit in a garment that exposes material of a different color underneath; used in Renaissance clothing

(... is a kind of slit ) a small slit (as for inserting a coin or depositing mail)

"he put a quarter in the slot"

(... is a kind of slit ) a slit in a garment (as in the back seam of a jacket)

Definition 2: obscene terms for female genitals - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for slit in the sense of this definition

(slit is a kind of ...) external female sex organs

"in England `fanny' is vulgar slang for female genitals"

Definition 3: a narrow fissure - [noun denoting object]

(slit is a kind of ...) a long narrow opening

Definition 4: a depression scratched or carved into a surface - [noun denoting shape]

Synonyms for slit in the sense of this definition

(slit is a kind of ...) a concavity in a surface produced by pressing

"he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"

(... is a kind of slit ) a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)

Definition 5: cut a slit into - [verb of contact]

Samples where slit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • slit the throat of the victim

(slit is a kind of ...) make an incision into by carving or cutting

Definition 6: make a clean cut through - [verb of contact]

Samples where slit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • slit her throat

Synonyms for slit in the sense of this definition

(slit is a kind of ...) separate with or as if with an instrument

"Cut the rope"

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