noun, verb (used with object), mi·tred, mi·tring. Chiefly British.
Words nearby mitre
Definition for mitring (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
Origin of miter
Example sentences from the Web for mitring
Tuck in all at once the foot and lower corners, mitring the corners as you did those of the lower sheet.
It is easier than mitring, but by no means a strong joint, unless skilfully made.Woodworking for Beginners|Charles Gardner Wheeler
Mitring, lines meeting at a right angle without overrunning are said to be mitred.Bookbinding, and the Care of Books|Douglas Cockerell
After mitring the door stop, nail to door frame at a distance from its edge equal to thickness of door.Carpentry and Woodwork|Edwin W. Foster