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whit

 (wĭt, hwĭt)
n.
The least bit; an iota: doesn't give a whit what was said; not a whit afraid.

[Middle English, amount, from Old English wiht; see wight1.]

whit

(wɪt)
n
(usually used with a negative) the smallest particle; iota; jot: he has changed not a whit.
[C15: probably variant of wight1]

Whit

(wɪt)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) See Whitsuntide
adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) of or relating to Whitsuntide

whit

(ʰwɪt, wɪt)

n.
the smallest amount: I don't care a whit.
[1470–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.whit - a tiny or scarcely detectable amountwhit - a tiny or scarcely detectable amount
small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity - an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

whit

noun bit, drop, piece, trace, scrap, dash, grain, particle, fragment, atom, pinch, shred, crumb, mite, jot, speck, modicum, least bit, iota It does not make one whit of difference what we do.

whit

noun
1. The least bit:
Informal: damn, rap.
Slang: diddly.
Translations
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Whit

[wɪt]
A. NPentecostés m
B. CPD [holiday, weekend] → de Pentecostés
Whit Monday Nlunes m de Pentecostés
Whit Sunday Ndía m de Pentecostés
Whit week Nsemana f de Pentecostés

whit

[wɪt] N (o.f. or liter) not a whitni un ápice
without a whit ofsin pizca de
every whit as good asde ningún modo inferior a

Whit

hwɪt] nla Pentecôte

whit

n not a or one whitkeine or nicht eine Spur; (of humour)kein or nicht ein Funke(n); (of truth, common sense)kein or nicht ein Gramm or Körnchen; every whit as goodgenauso gut, (um) keinen Deut schlechter

Whit

[wɪt] (fam)
1. nPentecoste f
2. adj (holiday, weekend) → di Pentecoste

whit

[wɪt] n not a whitneanche un po'
not a whit of truth → neanche un briciolo di verità
the place hasn't changed a whit → il posto non è cambiato affatto or per nulla

Whit

(wit) Whitsun : Whit Sunday . ˈWhit Monday noun
the day after Whit Sunday.
References in classic literature ?
The people assembled; Mahomet called the hill to come to him, again and again; and when the hill stood still, he was never a whit abashed, but said, If the hill will not come to Mahomet, Mahomet will go to the hill.