bitt

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bitt ‎(plural bitts)

  1. (nautical) The bitts.
  2. (nautical) A bollard.

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

bitt ‎(third-person singular simple present bitts, present participle bitting, simple past and past participle bitted)

  1. (nautical) To put round the bitts.
    to bitt the cable, in order to fasten it or to slacken it gradually, which is called veering away

Luxembourgish[edit]

Verb[edit]

bitt

  1. third-person singular present indicative of bidden
  2. second-person plural present indicative of bidden
  3. second-person singular imperative of bidden
  4. second-person plural imperative of bidden

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bit

Noun[edit]

bitt n ‎(definite singular bittet, indefinite plural bitt, definite plural bitta or bittene)

  1. a bite
Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • bit (Nynorsk)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

bitt

  1. past participle of bite

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