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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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According to the Sheriff's 18th Semiannual report released Friday, the counsel also indicated that the sheriff canine unit's ratio of dog bites when suspects were apprehended rose sharply in the past few years.
Because she reported no other overt symptoms of systemic loxoscelism and because the bite had occurred 4 months earlier, we did not considerusing dapsone.
But with those (large) breeds, it's not the number of bites, it's the severity of the bite,'' he added.
Second Bite enables merchants to motivate consumers to complete previously started online purchases through a real-time data collection system and personalized e-mail campaign.
Insurance companies are looking closely at the potential for increasing liability costs and jury awards for dog bites and either excluding liability coverage for dog bites, or not offering coverage at all,'' said Nanci Kramer, spokeswoman for the California Department of Insurance.
According to the Kibbles 'n Bits Brushing Bites survey recently conducted by Harris Interactive(R):
Believing that every day is Earth Day, Ideal Bite provides weekday tips to the 36,000 subscribers it attracted after launching last June, and their subscriber growth continues to expand by 22 percent per month.
Gates points out that practically every fast-food chain offers a cookie-cutter style fish sandwich during Lent, but it takes a company like Long John Silver's to offer an exciting menu item like Lobster Bites.
The upcoming Pizza Hut Big Game Day ad will have heads boppin', feet stompin' and its new Cheesy Bites Pizza poppin' into mouths across the country.
Pizza is the perfect food for sharing, but add these 28 cheesy bites to the outside of the pizza and now you've got a combination that gives everyone what they love," said Tom James, Pizza Hut chief marketing officer.
Using Siebel Communications, Bite now has all of its customer information in one place, and process automation means staff can devote more time to core activities," said Vytautas Kaikaris, CRM Project Manager, Bite.
The equipment will enable Bite GSM to offer its customers an even wider range of high-quality mobile data services already this year.
NetCracker Technology was the best solution to meet our requirements for a variety of reasons," said Richardas Brazhenas, technical director for Bite GSM.
The user need only click on the bite for live, up-to-the-minute access to baseball scores, stock prices, online auction results or any other piece of Web-based information.
Edison, who was nearly deaf, designed a bite bar to enable him to hear the sounds of his phonograph through his inner ear.