Translation of "bit" - English-Portuguese dictionary

bit

uk /bɪt/ us /bɪt/

past tense of bite

passado de “bite”
noun uk /bɪt/ us /bɪt/

A2 a small amount or piece of something

pedaço
Where does this bit go?
a bit

A2 slightly

um pouco
It was a bit too expensive.
There’s a little bit more pasta left.
a bit informal

a short period of time

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

B1 a lot

bastante
He does quite a bit of travelling.
bit by bit

gradually

pouco a pouco
She saved up the money, bit by bit.

a unit of information in a computer

menor unidade de informação em um computador

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