Definition Of slit


a long, narrow cut or opening.

make a slit in the stem under a bud

make a long, narrow cut in (something).

give me the truth or I will slit your throat

Example Of slit

  • slit skirt

  • a wide recording head magnetizes the tape before it is slit to domestic size

  • After the first hour, the skin of the hock will have softened, allowing you to slit it with a sharp knife, which will release the flavour of the meat.

  • Aiur eyed him, but she slit open the envelope and pulled out a thin sheet of paper.

  • As his observers craned to watch, John slit open the dog's belly.

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