How To Spell pit?

Correct spelling: pit

What is the definition of pit?

  1. a sizeable hole (usually in the ground); "they dug a pit to bury the body"

What does the abbreviation pit mean?

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This graph shows how "pit" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for pit?

  1. It will march into the burning pit as far as any regiment; and the whole brigade, yes, sir! – The Brigade Commander by J. W. Deforest
  2. Sin, is it sin whereby men's souls are thrust Into the pit – Poems & Ballads (First Series) by Algernon Charles Swinburne
  3. Upon which a smart from the pit cried out, Oh! – The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753),Vol. V. by Theophilus Cibber
  4. I wouldn't say I was certain her sister had not fallen into a pit – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  5. Then an evil plan came to the mind of one brother, and he said: It is going to bring us no gain to keep Joseph in the pit – A Child's Story Garden by Compiled by Elizabeth Heber
  6. His first thought was to get her out of the pit by the way she had plunged in. – Laramie Holds the Range by Frank H. Spearman
  7. Poor boy, what a pit has been dug for your simplicity! – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  8. In half an hour she was down again, dark and silent, in the pit of which Ned had spoken. – Boy Scouts in a Submarine by G. Harvey Ralphson
  9. The Catholic girls in the village said that Mere Jeanne had gone straight to the pit but that proved that they were ignorant entirely of the things of religion. – Marie by Laura E. Richards
  10. Behold, he had gone down the pit some time before. – Myths and Legends of the Great Plains by Unknown

What are the translations for pit?

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Chinese words for Pit

坑, 基坑, 坎, 坑内, 使对立.

Dutch words for Pit

pit, put, kuil, gracht, gat, groeve.

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French words for Pit

noyau, fossé, puits, trou, puisard, gouffre, puits de mine, houillère, alvéole, opposer.

German words for Pit

Mine, Kern, Loch, Zeche, Schacht, Narbe, Stein, Bergwerk, Mulde, Grube, Box, Graben, entsteinen, Vertiefung, Fallgrube, Schachtgrube, Schachtanlage, Parkett, Kohlengrube, Sprunggrube, Abbaustelle, Börsensaal, Grübchen, Börsenstand, Kohlenbergwerk, Tüpfel, Maklerstand, Einbrenngrube, entkernen, sich gegenüberstehen.

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Japanese words for Pit

ピット, 竪穴, 土間, たてこう, 鉱坑, 竪坑, たて穴, おとしあな, 落とし穴, 坎, 縦穴, たてあな, 立て坑, 落し穴, ひらどま, どま, 立坑, 平土間, 縦坑.

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Korean word for Pit

~와 맞붙다.

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Polish words for Pit

opór, wykop, zagłębienie, jama.

Portuguese words for Pit

buraco, fosso, caroço, descaroçar, vala, cavidade, cova, fossa, depressão.

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Russian words for Pit

карьер, яма, котлован, впадина, лунка, копь, отстойник.

Spanish words for Pit

competir, pozo, foso, fosa, hoyo, hueso, abismo, cava, fisura, arqueta, enfrentar a.

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