The Meaning of bit

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Bit

v.
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.

Bit

v.
Fig.: Anything which curbs or restrains.

Bitted

imp. & p. p.
of Bit

Bitting

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Bit

Bit

v. t.
To put a bridle upon; to put the bit in the mouth of.

Bit

imp. & p. p. of Bite.

Bit

v.
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.

Bit

v.
Somewhat; something, but not very great.

Bit

v.
A tool for boring, of various forms and sizes, usually turned by means of a brace or bitstock. See Bitstock.

Bit

v.
The part of a key which enters the lock and acts upon the bolt and tumblers.

Bit

v.
The cutting iron of a plane.

Bit

v.
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

3d sing. pr. of Bid, for biddeth.

Bitake

v. t.
To commend; to commit.

Bitangent

a.
Possessing the property of touching at two points.

Bitangent

n.
A line that touches a curve in two points.

Bitartrate

n.
A salt of tartaric acid in which the base replaces but half the acid hydrogen; an acid tartrate, as cream of tartar.

Bitch

n.
The female of the canine kind, as of the dog, wolf, and fox.

Bitch

n.
An opprobrious name for a woman, especially a lewd woman.

Bit

imp.
of Bite
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