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mitt / mit/ • n. (usu. mitts) a mitten: oven mitts. ∎  Baseball a mittenlike glove, worn by the catcher and first baseman. ∎  a glove leaving the fingers and thumb-tip exposed. ∎ inf. a person's hand. PHRASES: keep one's mitts off inf. keep one's hands away from; not touch: keep your mitts off the fan control!