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1. mite

noun. ['ˈmaɪt'] a slight but appreciable amount.

Synonyms

  • pinch
  • small indefinite quantity
  • small indefinite amount
  • touch
  • soupcon
  • snuff
  • hint
  • jot
  • tinge

Antonyms

  • discolor
  • abstain
  • achromatic
  • exhale

Etymology

  • mite (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mite (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Mite

  • overexcite
  • disinvite
  • semi-height
  • satterwhite
  • reinvite
  • reignite
  • nonwhite
  • forthright
  • de-excite
  • contrite
  • riunite
  • reunite
  • overwrite
  • overnite
  • overnight
  • mcwright
  • mcwhite
  • mcright
  • mcknight
  • mccright
  • macknight
  • enwright
  • despite
  • clevite
  • uptight
  • upright
  • tonite
  • tonight
  • strite
  • streit

Sentences with mite


1. Noun, singular or mass
Honeylocust spider mite damage first causes the upper surface of leaves to appear stippled yellow or white.

2. Adjective
Do note place the items back in the closet after washing until the mite infestation is gone.

3. Verb, base form
That particle of dust you see may not be a bug at all, but rather dust mite excrement.

Quotes about mite


1. I am an enthusiast, but not a crank in the sense that I have some pet theories as to the proper construction of a flying machine. I wish to avail myself of all that is already known and then, if possible, add my mite to help on the future worker who will attain final success.
- Wilbur Wright

2. No DifferenceSmall as a peanut,Big as a giant,We're all the same sizeWhen we turn off the light.Rich as a sultan,Poor as a mite,We're all worth the sameWhen we turn off the light.Red, black or orange,Yellow or white, We all look the sameWhen we turn off the light.So maybe the way, To make everything rightIs for god to just reach outAnd turn off the light!
- Shel Silverstein

2. mite

noun. ['ˈmaɪt'] any of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods.

Synonyms

  • acarus
  • itch mite
  • trombiculid
  • acarine
  • web-spinning mite
  • Acarina
  • order Acarina
  • genus Acarus
  • tetranychid
  • acarid
  • trombidiid
  • spider mite
  • sarcoptid

Antonyms

  • maximum
  • stifle
  • diverge
  • miss

Etymology

  • mite (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mite (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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