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mit·ten

 (mĭt′n)
n.
A covering for the hand that encases the thumb separately and the four fingers together.

[Middle English mitaine, from Old French (from mite, mitten, probably from mite, term of endearment for a female cat (a mitten being so called in reference to the cat's soft fur); akin to French minet, cat) and Provençal mino, female cat, of imitative origin.]
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mitten

(ˈmɪtən)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a glove having one section for the thumb and a single section for the other fingers. Sometimes shortened to: mitt
2. (Boxing) slang a boxing glove
[C14: from Old French mitaine, of uncertain origin]
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mit•ten

(ˈmɪt n)

n.
1. a hand covering enclosing the four fingers together and the thumb separately.
[1350–1400; < Middle French, Old French mitaine=mite mitten + -aine -an1]
mit′ten•like`, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mitten - glove that encases the thumb separately and the other four fingers togethermitten - glove that encases the thumb separately and the other four fingers together
glove - handwear: covers the hand and wrist
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Translations
قَفَّازٌ بِدُونِ أَصَابِعٍقُفّاز بلا أصابِعكَف جِلْد
palčákpalcová rukavicerukavice s polovičními prsty
vantehalvhandske
lapanenrukkanenkinnas
rukavica
egyujjas kesztyûegyujjas kesztyűfélujjas kesztyû
griplavettlingur
ミトン
벙어리 장갑
kumštinė pirštinėpuspirštinė
dūrainispuspirkstainis
palčiakrukavica s polovičnými prstami
palčnik
vante
parmaksız eldiventorba eldivenyarım parmaklı eldiven
găng tay hở ngón

mitten

[ˈmɪtn] N
1. (= glove) → mitón m, manopla f
2. (Boxing) → guante mpl de boxeo
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mitten

[ˈmɪtən] nmoufle f
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mitten

n
Fausthandschuh m, → Fäustling m; (with bare fingers) → Handschuh mohne Finger or mit halben Fingern
mittens pl (Boxing) → Boxhandschuhe pl
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mitten

(ˈmitn) noun
(also mitt (mit) ).
1. a kind of glove with two sections, one for the thumb and the other for the fingers. a pair of mittens.
2. a type of glove with separate sections for each finger, reaching only to halfway down the fingers.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

mitten

قَفَّازٌ بِدُونِ أَصَابِعٍ palčák vante Fausthandschuh γάντι χωρίς δάχτυλα mitón lapanen moufle rukavica muffola ミトン 벙어리 장갑 want vott rękawica jednopalcowa luva, mitene варежка vante ถุงมือแบบมีสี่นิ้วรวมกันแต่นิ้วโป้งแยกออก parmaksız eldiven găng tay hở ngón 连指手套
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