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Synonyms for (noun) bit

Synonyms: bit Definition: the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press Usage: he looked around for the right size bit

Similar words: cutting implement Definition: a tool used for cutting or slicing

Synonyms: bit Definition: piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while riding Usage: the horse was not accustomed to a bit

Similar words: stable gear, saddlery, tack Definition: gear for a horse

Synonyms: bit Definition: the part of a key that enters a lock and lifts the tumblers

Similar words: part, portion Definition: something less than the whole of a human artifact Usage: the rear part of the house; glue the two parts together

Synonyms: turn, act, bit, number, routine Definition: a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program Usage: he did his act three times every evening; she had a catchy little routine; it was one of the best numbers he ever did

Similar words: performance, public presentation Definition: a dramatic or musical entertainment Usage: they listened to ten different performances; the play ran for 100 performances; the frequent performances of the symphony testify to its popularity

Synonyms: snatch, bit Definition: a small fragment Usage: overheard snatches of their conversation

Similar words: fragment Definition: an incomplete piece Usage: fragments of a play

Synonyms: bit, piece Definition: an instance of some kind Usage: it was a nice piece of work; he had a bit of good luck

Similar words: example, case, instance Definition: an occurrence of something Usage: it was a case of bad judgment; another instance occurred yesterday; but there is always the famous example of the Smiths

Synonyms: morsel, bit, bite Definition: a small amount of solid food; a mouthful Usage: all they had left was a bit of bread

Similar words: mouthful, taste Definition: a small amount eaten or drunk Usage: take a taste--you'll like it

Synonyms: bit, flake, fleck, chip, scrap Definition: a small fragment of something broken off from the whole Usage: a bit of rock caught him in the eye

Similar words: fragment Definition: a piece broken off or cut off of something else Usage: a fragment of rock

Synonyms: bit Definition: a unit of measurement of information (from binary + digit); the amount of information in a system having two equiprobable states Usage: there are 8 bits in a byte

Similar words: unit, unit of measurement Definition: any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange Usage: the dollar is the United States unit of currency; a unit of wheat is a bushel; change per unit volume

Synonyms: spot, bit Definition: a small piece or quantity of something Usage: a spot of tea; a bit of paper; a bit of lint; I gave him a bit of my mind

Similar words: small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity Definition: an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

Synonyms: second, bit, minute, mo, moment Definition: an indefinitely short time Usage: wait just a moment; in a mo; it only takes a minute; in just a bit

Similar words: time Definition: an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities) Usage: he waited a long time; the time of year for planting; he was a great actor in his time