bit is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

bit Scrabble score: 5

Meaning of bit

  • part of a tool that drills or bores or grips when twisted
  • to contribute one's share to an effort
  • somewhat overdone or beyond tolerability
  • sting
  • the biting or cutting edge or part of a tool
  • to attack with the jaws
  • the act of biting
  • to cast off control; willfully go one's own way
  • fairly large amount
  • the mouthpiece of a bridle
  • morsel of food
  • to take a firm hold
  • rather or somewhat; a little
  • single, basic unit of computer information
  • wound from biting
  • replaceable part of a compound tool that actually performs the function (as drilling or boring) for which the whole tool is designed
  • small meal
  • (of fish) to take bait
  • short time
  • quite; just
  • to restrain (to hold back) [v BITTED, BITING, BITS]
  • to sting
  • small piece or quantity
  • by degrees; gradually
  • to cut or grip with the teeth