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"pit" Meaning in English

1. (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil
Part of speech : noun
2. set into opposition or rivalry
Part of speech : verb
3. a workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it
Part of speech : noun
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4. lowered area in front of a stage where an orchestra accompanies the performers
Part of speech : noun
5. a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate
Part of speech : noun
Example : a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'
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6. a trap in the form of a concealed hole
Part of speech : noun
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7. a sizeable hole (usually in the ground)
Part of speech : noun
Example : they dug a pit to bury the body
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8. the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed
Part of speech : noun
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9. a concavity in a surface (especially an anatomical depression)
Part of speech : noun
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10. remove the pits from
Part of speech : verb
Example : pit plums and cherries
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11. mark with a scar
Part of speech : verb
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12. (auto racing) an area at the side of a racetrack where the race cars are serviced and refueled
Part of speech : noun
13. (commodity exchange) the part of the floor of a commodity exchange where trading in a particular commodity is carried on
Part of speech : noun
14. an enclosure in which animals are made to fight
Part of speech : noun

Translation for "pit"

pit meaning in Spanish : pozo
  • pit meaning in German : Grube
  • pit meaning in Russian : яма
  • pit meaning in Portuguese : Cova
  • pit meaning in Chinese : 坑
  • pit meaning in Japanese : ピット
  • pit meaning in Tamil : குழி
  • pit meaning in Arabic : حفرة
  • pit meaning in Turkish : çukur
  • pit meaning in Hindi : गड्ढा
  • pit meaning in Telugu : గొయ్యి
  • pit meaning in French : fosse
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