Bedeutung von “bit” im Essential American English Dictionary

bit

noun us /bɪt/

A2 a small amount or piece of something:

There’s a little bit more pasta left.
a bit

A2 slightly:

It was a bit too expensive.
a bit informal

a short period of time:

I’ll see you in a bit.
quite a bit informal

B1 a lot:

He does quite a bit of traveling.
bit by bit

gradually:

She saved up the money, bit by bit.

a unit of information in a computer

(Definition von “bit noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)