mitt: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (mit), [key]
- a rounded glove with one internal section for the four fingers and another for the thumb and having the side next to the palm of the hand protected by a thick padding, used by catchers.
- a somewhat similar glove but with less padding and having sections for the thumb and one or two fingers, used by first basemen. Cf.baseball glove.
- a mitten.
- a hand.
- a glove that leaves the lower ends of the fingers bare, esp. a long one made of lace or other fancy material and worn by women.
- (in prescriptions) send.
- mitt (Thesaurus)