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Synonyms for bite

Synonyms for bite

to seize, as food, with the teeth

to consume gradually, as by chemical reaction or friction

to feel or cause to feel a sensation of heat or discomfort

a small portion of food

a light meal

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Synonyms for bite

a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person

a small amount of solid food

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

a light informal meal

(angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait

wit having a sharp and caustic quality

a strong odor or taste property

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

a portion removed from the whole

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

cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort

penetrate or cut, as with a knife

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deliver a sting to

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His quotes after the goalless draw with West Ham made me laugh, and I reckon it was all said a bit tongue in cheek.
A bit tongue in cheek here, but a catchy little ditty.
I said that (that other managers had said he was crazy to take the job) a bit tongue in cheek.
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May is a very fit 93 and, on being introduced to her, I was a little bit tongue tied.
He told me: My appearance is a bit tongue in cheek and the thought of it amuses me.
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Letters, Liverpool Street, To say there was not enough time to sign a replacement is a bit tongue in cheek, as the whole world knows the money for Arteta wouldn't have been made available to him anyway