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bite

 
 
pronunciation:
baIt
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: bites, biting, bit, bitten
definition: to cut with the teeth.
That dog bit me.Tom bit the apple.
similar words:
chew, cut, eat, pinch, sting, wound
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a wound caused by teeth or other mouth parts.
This mosquito bite itches.
similar words:
wound
definition 2: the amount that you take into your mouth at one time.
He took a bite of cake.
synonyms:
taste
similar words:
bit
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