bi Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “bi” in the English Dictionary

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/baɪ/ informal
abbreviation for bisexual : When I was a ​teenager and came out to my ​parents, they said they already ​knew I was bi. a bi ​partner


uk   us   /baɪ-/

bi- prefix (TWICE)

twice, or ​once every two: We ​meet bi-monthly (= ​twice every ​month or ​once every two ​months).

bi- prefix (TWO)

having two: a ​biped (= an ​animal that ​walks on two ​legs) a ​biplane (= an ​old-fashionedaircraft with two ​wings)
(Definition of bi from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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