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Synonyms for bitebaɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bite(noun)

    a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person

    Synonyms:
    sting, bit, pungency, snack, collation, raciness, chomp, morsel, insect bite, sharpness

  2. morsel, bit, bite(noun)

    a small amount of solid food; a mouthful

    Synonyms:
    chip, second, snack, raciness, fleck, routine, insect bite, morsel, flake, pungency, number, moment, chomp, sting, sharpness, mo, scrap, piece, act, snatch, bite, collation, spot, turn, bit, minute

  3. sting, bite, insect bite(noun)

    a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin

    Synonyms:
    confidence game, bunco, bit, morsel, snack, hustle, raciness, insect bite, confidence trick, pungency, chomp, bunko game, con game, gyp, stinging, pang, bunco game, sharpness, bite, con, sting, collation, bunko, flimflam

  4. bite, collation, snack(noun)

    a light informal meal

    Synonyms:
    sting, bit, pungency, snack, collation, raciness, chomp, bite, morsel, insect bite, sharpness

  5. bite(noun)

    (angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait

    Synonyms:
    sting, bit, pungency, snack, collation, raciness, chomp, morsel, insect bite, sharpness

  6. pungency, bite(noun)

    wit having a sharp and caustic quality

    Synonyms:
    sting, snack, bit, chomp, collation, pungency, raciness, insect bite, morsel, sharpness, bite

  7. pungency, bite, sharpness, raciness(noun)

    a strong odor or taste property

    Synonyms:
    acuteness, spiciness, snack, keenness, edge, insect bite, morsel, ribaldry, pungency, chomp, sting, acuity, distinctness, raciness, gaminess, sharpness, bite, collation, asperity, bit

  8. bite, chomp(noun)

    the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws

    Synonyms:
    sting, bit, pungency, snack, collation, raciness, chomp, bite, morsel, insect bite, sharpness

  9. bite(verb)

    a portion removed from the whole

    Synonyms:
    sting, bit, pungency, snack, collation, raciness, chomp, morsel, insect bite, sharpness

  10. bite, seize with teeth(verb)

    to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws

    Synonyms:
    seize with teeth, prick, sting, burn, bite

  11. bite, sting, burn(verb)

    cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort

    Synonyms:
    stick, burn down, seize with teeth, burn, prick, burn up, cut, twinge, incinerate, sunburn, sting, combust, burn off, bite, cauterize, glow, cauterise, fire

  12. bite(verb)

    penetrate or cut, as with a knife

    Synonyms:
    seize with teeth, prick, sting, burn

  13. sting, bite, prick(verb)

    deliver a sting to

    Synonyms:
    sting, seize with teeth, goad, stick, prick, burn, prickle, twinge, prick up, bite, cock up

Wiktionary

  1. bite(noun)

    To attack with the teeth.

    Synonyms:
    sting

  2. bite(noun)

    To take hold; to establish firm contact with.

    Synonyms:
    mouthful

  3. bite(verb)

    To sting.

    Synonyms:
    snack

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bite(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    gnaw, chew, champ

  2. bite(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    blast, nip (as frost)

  3. bite(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    defraud, deceive, cheat, dupe, trick, gull, overreach, jockey, cozen, chouse, outwit, bamboozle, diddle, impose upon, beguile, mislead, inveigle, gammon

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

piece, bitten, iub, bites, mouthful, sting, cock, dick, bit, shot, hunk


Translations for bite

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • bytAfrikaans
  • عضArabic
  • куса́ць, ўкусі́цьBelarusian
  • ухапване, хапка, захапвам, хапя, отха́пвам, щипя, заха́пвам, жиля, кълваBulgarian
  • দংশন করা, কামড়ানোBengali
  • mossegada, mossegarCatalan, Valencian
  • mursicà, murdaCorsican
  • kousatCzech
  • bid, bideDanish
  • Bissen, Biss, Stich, beißenGerman
  • mordiEsperanto
  • picar, morderSpanish
  • گاز زدن, گزیدن, گاز گرفتن, نیش زدن, به دندان گرفتنPersian
  • purema, puraisu, pistää, puraista, haukata, purra, syödäFinnish
  • bítaFaroese
  • morsure, piqûre, bouchée, mordre, piquerFrench
  • biteWestern Frisian
  • bain sclamh, bain plaic, bain greimIrish
  • mordedela, mordedura, mordida, morderGalician
  • נשיכה, נגיסה, נשך, נגסHebrew
  • काटनाHindi
  • harapHungarian
  • խայթոց, կծելArmenian
  • gigitIndonesian
  • bítaIcelandic
  • puntura, morso, boccone, morsicatura, pungere, morsicare, abboccare, mordereItalian
  • 咬傷, 噛む, 嚼む, 咬む, 噛み切る, 嚙むJapanese
  • ლუკმა, მოჭმაGeorgian
  • ខាំKhmer
  • 물린데, 묾, 돌리다, 물다, 쏘다, 물어떼다, 깨물다, 속다Korean
  • кесим, тиштердин кабышып турушу, чагуу, тиштөө, кесүү, кабуу, тилке, үзүмKyrgyz
  • mordeo, morsicoLatin
  • Maufel, Bëss, Stach, bäissenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • kodums, kostLatvian
  • wero, tītopeMāori
  • гриз, гри́зење, за́лак, одгри́зува, бо́де, па́ѓа, насе́днува, гри́зе, ка́са, загри́зуваMacedonian
  • കടിMalayalam
  • gigitMalay
  • igdemMaltese
  • ကိုက်Burmese
  • beet, bijten, hapDutch
  • biting, tygge, stikk, bitt, munnfull, bite, bite påNorwegian
  • gryźćPolish
  • mordida, bocada, mordedura, picada, cair, agarrar, abocanhar, morder, picarPortuguese
  • kaniyQuechua
  • morderRomansh
  • înghițitură, mușcătură, înțepa, mușcaRomanian
  • уку́с, укуси́ть, куса́ть, откуси́ть, попа́сться, клева́ть, жа́лить, клю́нуть, отку́сывать, хвата́ть, ужа́лить, купи́тьсяRussian
  • гристи, gristi, угристи, ugristiSerbo-Croatian
  • hrýzaťSlovak
  • ugriz, grižjaj, gristi, ugriznitiSlovene
  • kafshoj, kafshonAlbanian
  • bett, bitande, tugga, munsbit, stick, bitaSwedish
  • mdundoSwahili
  • కుట్టు, కొరుకు, కాటుTelugu
  • газиданTajik
  • กัดThai
  • kagatTagalog
  • ısırık, lokma, ısırmak, sokmakTurkish
  • куса́ти, укуси́тиUkrainian
  • cắnVietnamese
  • lumaZulu

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