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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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If you're on an economy drive it might be tempting to buy a ready-made soft bite guard but these aren't as effective as a hard splint that is custom-made by your dentist.
If you find you have a problem with this, see your dentist about getting fit with a bite guard.
The bite guard promises better protection than conventional nighttime bite guards, thanks to its unique design and materials.
SPECIAL spit and bite guards have been used 40 times by West Midlands Police since they were introduced last month - including on a 15-year-old suspect.
WEST Midlands Police are planning to roll out controversial spit and bite guards to 4,500 of its front line officers.