Fitchet

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fitchet (Zoöl) The European polecat (Putorius fœtidus). See Polecat.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fitchet A variant of fitchew.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. OF. fisseau, fissel, OD. fisse, visse, vitsche, D. vies, nasty, loathsome, E. fizz,

Usage

In literature:

On either side rode Conrade of Mont-Fitchet, and Albert de Malvoisin, who acted as godfathers to the champion.
"Ivanhoe A Romance" by Walter Scott
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In news:

Police Commissioner William Fitchet addresses members of the 16 Acres civic Association during their Oct 19 meeting.
Mayor Domenic J Sarno and Police Commissioner William J Fitchet have agreed to participate in an open forum on public safety, sponsored by the McKnight Neighborhood Youth Council.
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