Pronunciation: kīt
1.(Zool.) Any raptorial bird of the subfamily Milvinæ, of which many species are known. They have long wings, adapted for soaring, and usually a forked tail.
2.Fig.: One who is rapacious.
Detested kite, thou liest.
- Shak.
3.A light frame of wood or other material covered with paper or cloth, for flying in the air at the end of a string.
4.(Naut.) A lofty sail, carried only when the wind is light.
5.(Geom.) A quadrilateral, one of whose diagonals is an axis of symmetry.
6.Fictitious commercial paper used for raising money or to sustain credit, as a check which represents no deposit in bank, or a bill of exchange not sanctioned by sale of goods; an accommodation check or bill.
7.(Zool.) The brill.
8.(Naut.) A form of drag to be towed under water at any depth up to about forty fathoms, which on striking bottom is upset and rises to the surface; - called also sentry.
Flying kites
(Naut.) See under Flying.
Kite falcon
(Zool.) an African falcon of the genus Avicida, having some resemblance to a kite.
v. i.1.To raise money by "kites;" as, kiting transactions. See Kite, 6.
n.1.The belly.
Noun1.kite - a bank check that has been fraudulently altered to increase its face value
2.kite - a bank check drawn on insufficient funds at another bank in order to take advantage of the float
3.kite - plaything consisting of a light frame covered with tissue paper; flown in wind at end of a string
4.kite - any of several small graceful hawks of the family Accipitridae having long pointed wings and feeding on insects and small animals
Verb1.kite - increase the amount (of a check) fraudulently; "He kited many checks"
2.kite - get credit or money by using a bad check; "The businessman kited millions of dollars"
3.kite - soar or fly like a kite; "The pilot kited for a long time over the mountains"
4.kite - fly a kite; "Kids were kiting in the park"; "They kited the Red Dragon model"
To dream that you are flying a kite, signifies that your persistence will pay off in the end no matter how difficult your current task may be. You have the desire to take control of the circumstances in your life. To see the kite thrown upon the ground, foretells disappointment and failure. To see children flying kites in your dream, denotes pleasantness and light-hearted pastimes.Eddy kite, aeroplane, aircraft, airplane, aspire, avion, bad check, bad money, base coin, become airborne, begone, bogus money, box kite, claw skyward, clear out, counterfeit, counterfeit money, decamp, false money, float, fly, fly aloft, flying machine, forgery, gain altitude, green goods, hang, heavier-than-air craft, hightail, hover, leave the ground, plane, poise, queer, rubber check, scram, ship, skedaddle, soar, spire, take off, vamoose, zoom
Translate Kite to Spanish, Translate Kite to German, Translate Kite to French
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-- Kite --
kite balloon
Kite falcon
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Kith and kin
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