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[noun] the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press; "he looked around for the right size bit"
[noun] piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while riding; "the horse was not accustomed to a bit"
[noun] a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program; "he did his act three times every evening"; "she had a catchy little routine"; "it was one of the best numbers he ever did"
[noun] a small fragment; "overheard snatches of their conversation"
[noun] an instance of some kind; "it was a nice piece of work"; "he had a bit of good luck"
[noun] a small amount of solid food; a mouthful; "all they had left was a bit of bread"
[noun] a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a bit of rock caught him in the eye"
[noun] a unit of measurement of information (from Binary + digIT); the amount of information in a system having two equiprobable states; "there are 8 bits in a byte"
[noun] (British) a small quantity; "a spot of tea"; "a bit of paper"
[noun] an indefinitely short time; "wait just a moment"; "it only takes a minute"; "in just a bit"
[adjective] injured by bites or stings; "leaving the biter bit"; "her poor mosquito-bitten legs"
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\Bit\, n. [OE. bitt, bite, AS. bite, bite, fr. b[=i]tan to bite. See {Bite}, n. & v., and cf. {Bit} a morsel.] 1. The part of a bridle, usually of iron, which is inserted in the mouth of a horse, and having appendages to which the reins are fastened. --Shak. The foamy bridle with the bit of gold. --Chaucer. 2. Fig.: Anything which curbs or restrains.
\Bit\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bitting}.] To put a bridle upon; to put the bit in the mouth of.
\Bit\, imp. & p. p. of {Bite}.
\Bit\, n. [OE. bite, AS. bita, fr. b[=i]tan to bite; akin to D. beet, G. bissen bit, morsel, Icel. biti. See {Bite}, v., and cf. {Bit} part of a bridle.] 1. A part of anything, such as may be bitten off or taken into the mouth; a morsel; a bite. Hence: A small piece of anything; a little; a mite. 2. Somewhat; something, but not very great. My young companion was a bit of a poet. --T. Hook. Note: This word is used, also, like jot and whit, to express the smallest degree; as, he is not a bit wiser. 3. A tool for boring, of various forms and sizes, usually turned by means of a brace or bitstock. See {Bitstock}. 4. The part of a key which enters the lock and acts upon the bolt and tumblers. --Knight. 5. The cutting iron of a plane. --Knight. 6. In the Southern and Southwestern States, a small silver coin (as the real) formerly current; commonly, one worth about 12 1/2 cents; also, the sum of 12 1/2 cents. {Bit my bit}, piecemeal. --Pope.
\Bit\, 3d sing. pr. of {Bid}, for biddeth. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
\Bit\, n. In the British West Indies, a fourpenny piece, or groat.

Synonyms for bit

act, bite, bitten, chip, flake, fleck, injured, minute, moment, morsel, number, piece, routine, scrap, second, snatch, spot, stung, turn

See also: bar bit | byte | centre bit | chew | crumb | cud | curb bit | expansion bit | fragment | fragment | instance | instant | parity bit | quid | split second | stable gear | tack | twinkling | wad | wink |

Related terms: ace, bite, budget, butt, caparison, check, checkrein, dollop, earreach, exode, gaud, gimcrack, hairbreadth, hames, holdback, introduction, martingale, measure, multiple messages, numeric data, nutshell, pelham, personage, routine, scrimption, scruple, shackle, shaving, side check, tack

The fun area, different aproach to word »bit«

Let's analyse "bit" as pure text. This string has Three letters in One syllable and One vowel. 33.3% of vowels is 5.3% less then average English word. Written in backwards: TIB. Average typing speed for these characters is 795 milliseconds. [info]

Morse code: -... .. -


Hearts desire number calculated from vowels: bit: 9 = 9, reduced: 9 . and the final result is Nine.
Destiny number calculated from all letters: bit: 2 + 9 + 2 = 13, reduced: 4, and the final result is Four.

Tarot cards

Letter Num. Tarot c. Intensity Meaning
B (1) 2 High Priestess Compassionate, Caring, Knowing
I (1) 9 Hermit Independent, Researcher, Intell,igent
T (1) 20 Judgement Unswerving, Steadfast, Demanding, Forceful

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