Definitions of bite

The word "bite" uses 4 letters: beit.

BITE is playable in:

Words With Friends7
Scrabble US6
Scrabble UK6

v. t. - To seize with the teeth, so that they enter or nip the thing seized; to lacerate, crush, or wound with the teeth; as, to bite an apple; to bite a crust; the dog bit a man. 2

v. t. - To puncture, abrade, or sting with an organ (of some insects) used in taking food. 2

v. t. - To cause sharp pain, or smarting, to; to hurt or injure, in a literal or a figurative sense; as, pepper bites the mouth. 2

v. t. - To cheat; to trick; to take in. 2

v. t. - To take hold of; to hold fast; to adhere to; as, the anchor bites the ground. 2

v. i. - To seize something forcibly with the teeth; to wound with the teeth; to have the habit of so doing; as, does the dog bite? 2

v. i. - To cause a smarting sensation; to have a property which causes such a sensation; to be pungent; as, it bites like pepper or mustard. 2

v. i. - To cause sharp pain; to produce anguish; to hurt or injure; to have the property of so doing. 2

v. i. - To take a bait into the mouth, as a fish does; hence, to take a tempting offer. 2

v. i. - To take or keep a firm hold; as, the anchor bites. 2

v. - The act of seizing with the teeth or mouth; the act of wounding or separating with the teeth or mouth; a seizure with the teeth or mouth, as of a bait; as, to give anything a hard bite. 2

v. - The act of puncturing or abrading with an organ for taking food, as is done by some insects. 2

v. - The wound made by biting; as, the pain of a dog's or snake's bite; the bite of a mosquito. 2

v. - A morsel; as much as is taken at once by biting. 2

v. - The hold which the short end of a lever has upon the thing to be lifted, or the hold which one part of a machine has upon another. 2

v. - A cheat; a trick; a fraud. 2

v. - A sharper; one who cheats. 2

v. - A blank on the edge or corner of a page, owing to a portion of the frisket, or something else, intervening between the type and paper. 2

Words formed by adding one letter before or after bite (in bold), or to beit in any order:

f - befit11

d - bidet9 debit9

r - biter8 tribe8

s - bites8

l - blite9

o - boite8

z - zibet17


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