Translation of "bit" - English-Italian dictionary

bit

uk /bɪt/ us /bɪt/

past tense of bite

passato semplice di “bite”
noun uk /bɪt/ us /bɪt/

A2 a small amount or piece of something

pezzo, pezzetto
Where does this bit go? Dove va questo pezzo?
a bit

A2 slightly

un po’
It was a bit too expensive. Era un po’ troppo caro.
There’s a little bit more pasta left. C’è rimasta un po’ di pasta.
a bit informal

a short period of time

un po’
I’ll see you in a bit. Ci vediamo tra un po’.
quite a bit informal

B1 a lot

assai
He does quite a bit of travelling. Viaggia assai.
bit by bit

gradually

poco a poco
She saved up the money, bit by bit. Ha messo da parte i soldi, poco a poco.

a unit of information in a computer

bit (in informatica l’unità di misura elementare dell’informazione)

(Translation of “bit” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)