1. a bank check that has been fraudulently altered to increase its face value
2. a bank check drawn on insufficient funds at another bank in order to take advantage of the float
3. plaything consisting of a light frame covered with tissue paper; flown in wind at end of a string
4. any of several small graceful hawks of the family Accipitridae having long pointed wings and feeding on insects and small animals
Sentences with kite as a noun:
- A pair of kites built a nest on the cliff.
- On windy spring days, we would fly kites.
- Four-sided figures without parallel sides include trapezoids and kites.
1. increase the amount (of a check) fraudulently
- He kited many checks
2. get credit or money by using a bad check
- The businessman kited millions of dollars
3. soar or fly like a kite
- The pilot kited for a long time over the mountains
4. fly a kite
- They kited the Red Dragon model
Sentences with kite as a verb:
- The wind kited us toward shore.
- Rising interest rates have kited the cost of housing.