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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


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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The television had been left on and the Queen DVD was on repeat, playing the song Another One Bites The Dust.
Another deity bites the dust, according to poet and Buddhist scholar Bazzano, as Zen makes its way into European culture.
Another Stereotype Bites the Dust is the second collection of Candorville comic strips by award-winning cartoonist Darrin Bell.
by Bob the Builder, Don't Worry Be Happy by Bobby McFerrin, Things Can Only Get Better by D:Ream, Ashes to Ashes by David Bowie and, finally, Another One Bites The Dust by Queen
He kept on belting out the Queen hit, Another One Bites The Dust, while staff at the Jaggy Thistle in Bo'ness, West Lothian, called the police.
If a machine, or part of it, bites the dust, spare parts can have your employees back in full stride within minutes instead of hours or days.
The warden, who hums Another One Bites the Dust as he slaps tickets on cars in Southwark, South London, became infamous as one of the nation's toughest traffic wardens.
YET another Heather Mills press agent bites the dust.
Martine McCutcheon (above) and her fellow judges oversee more live performances from the thesps, as one more competitor bites the dust - but which one?