Mitre Synonyms and Antonyms

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We found there are 5 synonyms for the word mitre.

  1. miter
  2. miter joint
  3. mitre joint
  4. miter
  5. miter

And we found No direct antonym for the word mitre.

Term Definition

miter, miter joint, mitre joint (noun)

joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner.

miter (noun)

the surface of a beveled end of a piece where a miter joint is made.

miter (noun)

a liturgical headdress worn by bishops on formal occasions.

Nearby Terms

mitigating circumstance (noun)
(law) a circumstance that does not exonerate a person but which reduces the penalty associated with the offense

mitigation (noun)
to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious

mitigative (adjective satellite)
moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear

mitigatory (adjective satellite)
moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear

mitochondrion (noun)
an organelle containing enzymes responsible for producing energy

mitogen (noun)
an agent that triggers mitosis

mitomycin (noun)
a complex of antibiotic substances obtained from a streptomyces bacterium; one form (trade name Mutamycin) shows promise as an anticancer drug

mitosis (noun)
cell division in which the nucleus divides into nuclei containing the same number of chromosomes

mitotic (adjective)
of or relating to or undergoing mitosis

Mitra (noun)
Hindu god of friendship and alliances; usually invoked together with Varuna as a supporter of heaven and earth

mitral (adjective)
of or relating to or located in or near the mitral valve

mitral stenosis (noun)
obstruction or narrowing of the mitral valve (as by scarring from rheumatic fever)

mitral valve (noun)
valve with two cusps; situated between the left atrium and the left ventricle

mitral valve prolapse (noun)
cardiopathy resulting from the mitral valve not regulating the flow of blood between the left atrium and left ventricle of the heart

mitral valve stenosis (noun)
obstruction or narrowing of the mitral valve (as by scarring from rheumatic fever)