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yite

yitie (ˈjəɪtɪ)

/ (jəɪt) /
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noun
Scot words for yellowhammer (def. 1) Also called: yellow-yite
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Word Origin for yite

C19: of unknown origin

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How to use yite in a sentence

  • Yite I yikes, and boo I yikes; and my dear papa be so very angy, when I tells him all about it.'

    The Maid of Sker|Richard Doddridge Blackmore
  • I used to sleep all day, and cry all night; Don't do it now, 'cause it ain't yite.

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