cit

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from citizen.

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Noun[edit]

cit ‎(plural cits)

  1. (derogatory, now rare) A citizen; a townsman, city dweller.
    • 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.
    • 1911, Max Beerbohm, Zuleika Dobson:
      “If, when that war was declared, every one had been sure that not only should we fail to conquer the Transvaal, but that IT would conquer US […] how would the cits have felt then?”

References[edit]

  • Oxford English Dictionary

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

cit m

  1. feeling
  2. emotion

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External links[edit]

  • cit in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • cit in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cit m (plural cits)

  1. cider

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cit

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of ciō

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Rafsi[edit]

cit

  1. rafsi of citno.