Definitions For Bite


  • A portion removed from the whole
  • The act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws
  • A strong odor or taste property
  • Wit having a sharp and caustic quality
  • (angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait
  • A light informal meal
  • A small amount of solid food; a mouthful
  • A wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person
  • A painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin
  • An act of biting
  • The way the upper and lower teeth come together
  • The amount of food eaten with a bite


  • Penetrate or cut, as with a knife
  • Deliver a sting to
  • To grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws
  • Cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort
  • To press down on or cut into (someone or something) with the teeth
  • To wound (someone) by pushing a stinger, fang, etc., into the skin
  • To grab and hold something without slipping

Is Bite a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Bite is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Bite in a Sentence

  • The hamster bit the child.
  • She bit the cookie in half.
  • Some people bite their nails when they feel nervous.
  • He ate the candy bar in three quick bites.
  • She gave her lip a gentle bite.
  • The fisherman felt a bite at the end of his line and reeled in a fish.

Synonyms for Bite

Antonyms for Bite

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