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bite
  • noun
    An act of biting something in order to eat it. (Stephen ate a hot dog in three big bites)
    A piece cut off by biting. (Robyn took a large bite out of her sandwich)
    A sharp or pungent flavor. (a fresh, lemony bite)
    verb
    (of a person or animal) use the teeth to cut into something. (she was biting a slice of bread)
    (of a tool, tire, boot, etc.) grip a surface. (once on the wet grass, my boots failed to bite)

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