noun, verb (used with object), mi·tred, mi·tring.
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After the ceremony, the pope ditched his mitre and ceremonial robes and hopped into the popemobile for a spin around the square.Onscene as Pope Francis Makes Saints of John Paul II and John XXIII|Barbie Latza Nadeau|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These were led by the Nizam, who were dressed entirely in black, except for the yellow, mitre-like headdress.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
There is a saying, that however clever a man is, you make a fool of him by placing a mitre upon his head.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
Jewels which originally enriched the mitre and the cross on the breast have disappeared.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Carlisle|C. King Eley
Provide yourself with a good saw, a hammer, a square, and a mitre-box.Amateur Gardencraft|Eben E. Rexford
One of them has been a bishop, and cannot forgive the loss of his mitre.