the group of small marine animals forming the food of baleen whales.
the young of herring and sprat.
Other definitions for Brit (2 of 3)
of or relating to Great Britain or its inhabitants; British: The syllabus for the course in Brit Lit was none too inspiring.
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How to use brit in a sentence
Denton, who speaks in the clipped cadence of the Oxford-educated brit he is, has built quite a castle.The Gospel According to Nick Denton—What Next For The Gawker Founder? | Lloyd Grove | December 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The strapping 24-year-old brit is not only one of the hottest young actors in Hollywood but also dating ‘It Girl’ Cara Delevingne.Angelina Jolie’s New Muse: The Rise of Jack O’Connell, Star of the WWII Epic ‘Unbroken’ | Marlow Stern | December 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I walked up to Muehl along with another brit, the playwright, Heathcote Williams.The Life and Art of Radical Provocateur—and Commune Leader—Otto Muehl | Anthony Haden-Guest | September 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The very mention of his part in Spice World causes the brit to erupt in a violent fit of laughter.Dominic West Talks ‘The Wire’ Movie, Prince Harry, and Why He’s Opposed to Scottish Independence | Marlow Stern | September 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Director Dan Reed, a tall, bald-headed brit, landed in Nairobi soon after the attack.Westgate's Chilling Security Video Reveals Shopping Mall Bloodbath | Nina Strochlic | September 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It is pleasantly situated in a hilly district on the river brit, from which it takes its name.
Letherbury, about a mile south of Beaminster, is a pleasant walk down the brit valley, by the river-side.Thomas Hardy's Dorset | Robert Thurston Hopkins
brit'omart saw him in Venus's looking-glass, and fell in love with him.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1 | The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
brit had hauled from the mountain-side logs long and logs short, and it had seemed a shame to cut the long ones any shorter.The Quirt | B.M. Bower
She was continually worrying over rattlesnakes and diphtheria and pneumonia, and begging brit to sell out and live in town.The Quirt | B.M. Bower
British Dictionary definitions for brit (1 of 3)
the young of a herring, sprat, or similar fish
minute marine crustaceans, esp copepods, forming food for many fishes and whales
British Dictionary definitions for Brit (2 of 3)
informal a British person
British Dictionary definitions for Brit (3 of 3)
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