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noun [countable] Mitty, Walter pronunciation in American English /ˈmɪti, ˈwɔltər/ 
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singularMitty, Walter
pluralMitties, Walter
 
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From Walter Mitty, the main person in the short story The Secret Life of Walter Mitty by U.S. writer James Thurber.
 

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