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nibble

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of nibble

  1. a small piece or quantity of food I don't want a whole dessert, so can I just have a nibble of yours? Synonyms of nibble bite, mouthful, morsel, nugget, taste, tidbit (also titbit)Words Related to nibble 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


nibble

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of nibble

  1. 1 to eat reluctantly and in small bites having no real appetite at all, I just nibbled during the party Synonyms of nibble peck, pick Words Related to nibble graze, nosh, snack; taste Near Antonyms of nibble gorge, gormandize, overeat, pig out, swill

  2. 2 to crush or grind with the teeth nibbling crackers Synonyms of nibble champ, chaw, chew, chomp (on), crunch (on), gnaw (on), masticate, biteWords Related to nibble ruminate; munch, nosh, snack; consume, eat, ingest, swallow; bolt, devour, gobble (up or down), gorge, gulp, scarf, scoff, snack, wolf; nip, peck (at), pick (at); gum, mumble

  3. 3 to consume or wear away gradually discovered that inflation had steadily nibbled their savings Synonyms of nibble bite (at), corrode, erode, fret, gnaw, eatWords Related to nibble break down, break up, decompose, disintegrate, dissolve; decimate, destroy, devastate, ruin, waste, wreckNear Antonyms of nibble freshen, recreate, refresh, refreshen, regenerate, rejuvenate, renew, restore, revitalize, revive



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