cit

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from citizen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cit (plural cits)

  1. (archaic) townsman, citydweller (term of contempt)
    • 1856, Herman Melville, The Piazza
      Not forgotten are the blue noses of the carpenters, and how they scouted at the greenness of the cit, who would build his sole piazza to the north.

References[edit]

  • Oxford English Dictionary

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

cit m

  1. feeling
  2. emotion

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Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from citi (to quote, to cite).

Preposition[edit]

cit

  1. (neologism, rare) Preposition used to introduce quotations

Usage notes[edit]

Unofficial and rare nonce form. The generic preposition je, or the unofficial accusative preposition na, may be used instead.


Gallo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cit m (plural cits)

  1. cider

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

cit

  1. rafsi of citno.