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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

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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I've never been convinced of an economic approach to business that insists upon biting the hand that feeds and I feel sure it will end in tears as more and more passionate dog people are priced out of the game.
They should also be the only ones that offer treats to your dog, then he will have second thoughts about biting the hand that feeds him.
Moreover, it frees them from the fear that if they rattle the cages of city authorities, that they will be accused of biting the hand that feeds them.
Boyias may not be endearing himself to all his gay customers by giving money to the GOP, but that's different from biting the hand that feeds him.
It is difficult to think of a clearer example of biting the hand that feeds you.
Are such churches likely to ever stand up and prophetically rebuke the state--thus biting the hand that feeds them?
If he wants a good one liner the maxim about biting the hand that feeds you comes to mind.
I seriously hope you're not going to regret biting the hand that feeds you See Lacey "EastEnders has always been in my heart" (especially when the phone didn't ring like I thought it would) Turner.
As Janine has a habit of biting the hand that feeds her I would tell her about cheating Ryan from a distance, and from behind a closed door.
Is this a case of the local authority biting the hand that feeds them.
I therefore think supporters need to be careful of biting the hand that feeds us.
The problem for football is that given the high level of costs associated with the game today, the powers that be don't want to be seen to be biting the hand that feeds them.
He said: "These mindless people are biting the hand that feeds them.
They all seem to have earned their pasty paunchiness from biting the hand that feeds them.
Then there's the claim of residents moaning about the Labour Party and not being willing to support them and the Labour MP (commonly known as biting the hand that feeds you).