Synonyms of kite


1. kite, check, bank check, cheque

usage: a bank check that has been fraudulently altered to increase its face value

2. kite, check, bank check, cheque

usage: a bank check drawn on insufficient funds at another bank in order to take advantage of the float

3. kite, plaything, toy

usage: plaything consisting of a light frame covered with tissue paper; flown in wind at end of a string

4. kite, hawk

usage: any of several small graceful hawks of the family Accipitridae having long pointed wings and feeding on insects and small animals


1. kite, increase

usage: increase the amount (of a check) fraudulently; "He kited many checks"

2. kite, obtain

usage: get credit or money by using a bad check; "The businessman kited millions of dollars"

3. kite, glide

usage: soar or fly like a kite; "The pilot kited for a long time over the mountains"

4. kite, fly

usage: fly a kite; "Kids were kiting in the park"; "They kited the Red Dragon model"

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Definition and meaning of kite (Dictionary)