Synonyms of bite in English:



  • 1 the dog bit his arm
    sink one's teeth into, chew, munch, crunch, chomp, tear at, snap at
  • 2 the acid bites into the copper
    corrode, eat into, eat away at, burn (into), etch, dissolve
  • 3 a hundred or so retailers should bite
    accept, agree, respond; be lured, be enticed, be tempted; take the bait


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  • 1 he took a bite of his sandwich
    munch, chew, nibble, nip, snap
  • 3 let's go out for a bite
    a snack, a light meal, a quick meal; refreshments
    informal a little something
  • 4 we came back from the picnic covered in insect bites

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