Results for bite

Definitions of bite:

part of speech: past tense


part of speech: verb, impersonal

The seizure of anything by the teeth; wound made by the teeth; a morsel; a mouthful.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To have the habit or exercise the power of biting; cause injury with the teeth; to sting or smart; take a bait; take a firm hold.

part of speech: past participle

Bitten, bit.

part of speech: noun

To tear; to pierce; to break or crush with the teeth; to pinch with cold; to reproach by stinging words; to pain or wound.

part of speech: verb transitive

To seize or tear with the teeth: to sting or pain: to wound by reproach:- pa. t. bit: pa. p. bit or bitten.

part of speech: adjective


part of speech: noun


part of speech: noun

The act of seizing with the teeth; a wound made by the teeth, or by a sting; a mouthful; a hold or grip.

part of speech: noun

A grasp by the teeth: something Bitten off: a mouthful.

part of speech: verb transitive

To seize, grip, cut, or crush with the teeth; sting, as an insect; cause smarting pain to; cut; pinch, as with intense cold; blight or blast; take fast hold of; to eat into.

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