Synonyms and Antonyms of bite
1 a harsh or sharp quality the fall winds had a real bite Synonyms of bite acerbity, acidity, acidness, acridity, acridness, acrimoniousness, acrimony, acuteness, asperity, edge, bitterness, harshness, keenness, poignance, poignancy, pungency, roughness, sharpness, tartnessWords Related to bite ginger, punch, spice, tang; raucousness, severeness, severity, shrillness, virulence, vitriol; cattiness, maliciousness; pointedness, thorninessNear Antonyms of bite gentleness, kindlinessAntonyms of bite mildness, softness
2 a small piece or quantity of food had only a bite to eat before rushing off Synonyms of bite morsel, mouthful, nibble, nugget, taste, tidbit (also titbit)Words Related to bite collop, medallion, noisette; nosh, snack; appetizer, canapé, hors d'oeuvre; bit, chew, crumb, dab, dribble, driblet, fleck, hint, mote, nubbin, particle, pinch, scrap, scruple, shred, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), snip, snippet, speck, spot, sprinkling, suspicion, tittle, touch, trace; dash, drop; lap, lick; gulp, swallow, swig
3 an uncomfortable degree of coolness weather with a bite that suggested winter was right around the corner Synonyms of bite chill, bitterness, bleakness, chilliness, nip, nippiness, rawness, sharpnessWords Related to bite briskness, crispness; coldness, frigidity, frigidness, frostiness, gelidity, iciness, wintriness; cold, freeze, snapNear Antonyms of bite balminess, warmness, warmth; heat, hotness, sultriness
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