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tit 1

 (tĭt)
n.
1. Any of various small insectivorous songbirds of the family Paridae of woodland areas, especially those of Eurasia and Africa.
2. Any of various similar birds.

[Short for titmouse.]

tit 2

 (tĭt)
n.
1. Vulgar Slang A woman's breast.
2. A teat.

[Middle English, from Old English titt.]

tit

(tɪt)
n
1. (Animals) any of numerous small active Old World songbirds of the family Paridae (titmice), esp those of the genus Parus (bluetit, great tit, etc). They have a short bill and feed on insects and seeds
2. (Animals) any of various similar small birds
3. (Animals) archaic or dialect a worthless or worn-out horse; nag
[C16: perhaps of imitative origin, applied to small animate or inanimate objects; compare Icelandic tittr pin]

tit

(tɪt)
n
1. (Anatomy) slang a female breast
2. (Anatomy) a teat or nipple
3. derogatory a girl or young woman
4. slang a stupid or foolish person: often used as a term of address
[Old English titt; related to Middle Low German title, Norwegian titta]

tit1

(tɪt)

n.
1. a titmouse.
2. any of various other small birds.
[1540–50; representing Middle English tite- (in titemose titmouse)]

tit2

(tɪt)

n.
1. a teat.
2. Vulgar Slang. a breast.
[before 1100; Middle English titte, Old English titt, c. Middle Low German, Middle Dutch titte, Middle High German zitze, Norwegian titta; akin to tit1]

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tit - either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a womantit - either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
adult female body, woman's body - the body of an adult woman
lactiferous duct - ducts of the mammary gland that carry milk to the nipple
mammary gland, mamma - milk-secreting organ of female mammals
ring of color, areola - small circular area such as that around the human nipple or an inflamed area around a pimple or insect bite
2.tit - the small projection of a mammary glandtit - the small projection of a mammary gland
reproductive organ, sex organ - any organ involved in sexual reproduction
mammary gland, mamma - milk-secreting organ of female mammals
3.tit - small insectivorous birdstit - small insectivorous birds    
oscine, oscine bird - passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
family Paridae, Paridae - titmice and chickadees
chickadee - any of various small grey-and-black songbirds of North America
Parus bicolor, tufted titmouse - crested titmouse of eastern and midwestern United States
blue tit, Parus caeruleus, tomtit - widely distributed European titmouse with bright cobalt blue wings and tail and crown of the head
bush tit, bushtit - active grey titmice of western North America
Chamaea fasciata, wren-tit - small brown bird of California resembling a wren
Auriparus flaviceps, verdin - very small yellow-headed titmouse of western North America
Translations
حَلَمَة الثَّدْيعُصْفور صَغير
bradavkakoníkkozyoko za okoprs
brystvortemejsepattegengældelses-bryst
tihanetiss
maitorauhanennännitiainentissi
स्तन
sjenica
gjalda líku líktmeisa
parus
zylė
dots pret dotukrušu galinškrutszīlīte
cyccycekpierśsikora
sýkorka
sinica
mestita
baştankaradişe dişgöze gözmemememe ucu

tit

1 [tɪt] N (= bird) → paro m, herrerillo m
blue titherrerillo m común, alionín m
coal titcarbonero m garrapinos
long-tailed titmito m

tit

2 [tɪt] N tit for tatojo por ojo
so that was tit for tatasí que ajustamos cuentas, así que le pagué en la misma moneda
tit-for-tat killingasesinato m en represalia, (asesinato m por) ajuste m de cuentas

tit

3 [tɪt] N
1. (= breast) → teta f
to get on sb's tits >sacar de quicio a algn, cabrear a algn
2. (= person) → gilipollas m

tit

[ˈtɪt] n
(= bird) → mésange f
(= breast) → nichon m
to give tit for tat → rendre coup pour coup
it was just tit for tat → c'était un prêté pour un rendu

tit

1
n (= bird)Meise f

tit

2
n tit for tatwie du mir, so ich dir, Auge um Auge(, Zahn um Zahn); it was tit for tates ging Auge um Auge(, Zahn um Zahn)

tit

3
n (sl)
(= breast)Titte f (sl); tit and bum press (Brit hum) → Arsch-und-Titten-Presse f (hum sl); he/it gets on my titser/das geht mir auf den Sack (sl)
(esp Brit pej inf: = stupid person) → (blöde) Sau (sl); I felt a right titich kam mir total bescheuert vor (inf)

tit

1 [tɪt] n (bird) (also titmouse) → cincia

tit

2 [tɪt] n
a. (fam) (breast) → tetta
b. (Brit) (fam) to get on sb's titsrompere le palle a qn (fam); (person) → cretino/a

tit

3 [tɪt] n to give tit for tatrendere pan per focaccia

tit1

(tit) noun
1. any of several kinds of small bird. a blue tit.
2. (slang) a woman's breast or nipple.

tit2

(tit) : tit for tat (tat)
blow for blow; repayment of injury with injury. He tore my dress, so I spilt ink on his suit. That's tit for tat.
References in classic literature ?
But she is naturally a more irritable constitution than the black horse; flies tease her more; anything wrong in the harness frets her more; and if she were ill-used or unfairly treated she would not be unlikely to give tit for tat.
The voices were those of the orderlies who were packing up; one voice, probably a coachman's, was teasing Kutuzov's old cook whom Prince Andrew knew, and who was called Tit.
at the trees, at the green fields visible behind those trees, and at the leafless branches which surrounded the body of the small blue tit.
The touch of an ear-ring consoled her, and suggested a way of returning tit for tat in a telling manner.
And send my scythe, please, to Tit, for him to set it, and bring it round tomorrow.
Here, too, was Tit, Levin's preceptor in the art of mowing, a thin little peasant.
Levin got off his mare, and fastening her up by the roadside went to meet Tit, who took a second scythe out of a bush and gave it to him.
It's ready, sir; it's like a razor, cuts of itself," said Tit, taking off his cap with a smile and giving him the scythe.
I'll try not to let it go," he said, taking his stand behind Tit, and waiting for the time to begin.
Tit kept moving on, without stopping, not showing the slightest weariness, but Levin was already beginning to be afraid he would not be able to keep it up: he was so tired.
He felt as he swung his scythe that he was at the very end of his strength, and was making up his mind to ask Tit to stop.
I am ready to do anything to please you, Tit Vassilitch